Associate Professor Geoffrey Marks

Associate Professor

School of Clinical Medicine
Faculty of Medicine
+61 7 336 55280


Dr Marks' teaching and research is in the field of public health nutrition, with a core interest in using research to strengthen nutrition policy & programming. He has particular expertise in nutrition monitoring and surveillance, and program/ policy evaluation, with application to food and nutrition security, food systems, micronutrient malnutrition, and non-communicable disease prevention.

Current research is concerned with food security and sustainable diets.

His work has involved projects throughout the Asia-Pacific region, with the principal areas being Australia, Indonesia and Papua New Guinea.

Not currently available to take on new research students.


  • Graduate Dip Nutrition & Dietetics, The University of Sydney
  • BSc, The University of Sydney
  • MSc, C'nell
  • PhD, C'nell


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Book Chapter

  • Marks, Geoffrey C. (2016). Food and nutrition surveillance. In Bill Pritchard, Rodomiro Ortiz and Meera Shekar (Ed.), Handbook of food and nutrition security (pp. 393-408) Abingdon, Oxon, United Kingdom: Routledge. doi:10.4324/9781315745749

  • Marks, G. C. (2007). Changing Nutritional Health in South East Asia. In Ohtsuka, R. and Ulijaszek, S. J. (Ed.), Health Change in the Asia-Pacific Region - Biolcultural and Epidemiological Approaches (pp. 44-63) United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press.

  • Rutishauser, Ingrid, Webb, Karen and Marks, Geoffrey (2007). Monitoring the Food and Nutrition Situation of Populations. In Mark Lawrence and Tony Worsley (Ed.), Public Health Nutrition: from Principles to Practice (pp. 273-302) Sydney: Allen & Unwin.

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Conference Publication

Other Outputs

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Note for students: Associate Professor Geoffrey Marks is not currently available to take on new students.

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

Completed Supervision