Associate Professor Josephine Bowles

Associate Prof in Biomed Sciences

School of Biomedical Sciences
Faculty of Medicine

Affiliate Principal Research F

Institute for Molecular Bioscience
+61 7 336 53056



  • PhD, The University of Queensland
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours), The University of Queensland


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  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

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Book Chapter

  • Spiller, Cassy and Bowles, Josephine (2019). Sexually dimorphic germ cell identity in mammals. Sex determination in vertebrates. (pp. 253-288) Maryland Heights, MO, United States: Academic Press. doi: 10.1016/bs.ctdb.2019.01.011

  • Spiller, Cassy M., Burnet, Guillaume and Bowles, Josephine (2017). Mouse fetal germ cell isolation and culture techniques. Germline stem cells. (pp. 173-183) edited by Michael Buszczak. New York, NY, United States: Humana Press. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4939-4017-2_13

  • Bowles, Josephine and Koopman, Peter (2015). Retinoic acid and the control of meiotic initiation. The retinoids: biology, biochemistry, and disease. (pp. 383-399) edited by Pascal Dolle and Karen Niederreither. New Jersey, NY, United States: Wiley - Blackwell. doi: 10.1002/9781118628003.ch17

  • Hargrave, M. R., Bowles, J. and Koopman, P A (2006). In situ hybridization of whole-mount embryos. In Situ Hybridization Protocols 3rd ed. (Methods in Molecular Biology, Vol. 326). (pp. 103-114) edited by Darby, I. and Hewitson, T.. Totowa, New Jersey, USA 07512: Humana Press.

  • Bowles, J. and Koopman, P. A. (2004). Gonads-Mullerian Ducts. Handbook of Stem Cells Volume 1. (pp. 345-357) edited by Lanza, R.P.; Gearhart, B.L.M.; Melton, D.A.;Pederson, R.; Thomson, M.D.; West and M.D.. USA: Elsevier Academic Oress. doi: 10.1016/B978-012436643-5/50042-0

Journal Article

Conference Publication

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

Completed Supervision