Dr Nima Gunness

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Centre for Nutrition and Food Sciences
Queensland Alliance for Agriculture and Food Innovation
+61 7 334 60793


Research Interests

  • Cell wall dietary lipids interactions
    Undertake research that defines the relationships between molecular structures of plant cell wall polysaccharides and lipids/ bile salts in vitro, ex vivo and in vivo. The initial focus is on the cell wall polysaccharides of cereal endosperm. - Understanding lipid digestion and absorption in the human body - Structure and role of bile salts in the lipid digestion - Interaction of bile salts and cereal polysaccharides


  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland
  • Master of Food Technology, Curtin University
  • Bachelor of Science, University of Provence


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PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Master Philosophy — Associate Advisor

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Completed Supervision