Research Themes


BSc (Hons), GCTIM, GCSciComms

Rebecca Osborne

Chief Operating Officer, Clinical Trials

Rebecca Osborne is the Chief Operating Officer, Clinical Trials for the Faculty of Medicine and Health. Rebecca has significant management experience in commercial and academic scientific research organisations across Australia, Canada and the USA. Her work focuses on enabling agile, sustainable research organisations and their supporting infrastructure.

Rebecca's career has spanned research at the Australian National University, Commonwealth Industrial and Research Organisation (CSIRO) and the University of British Columbia, before moving into scientific business development, drug development and operational roles at CSIRO, Biotron Ltd., The Queensland Institute of Medical Research (QIMR) and Implicit Bioscience Ltd. Rebecca was Deputy Director, Operations for the Centre for Advanced Imaging at UQ, before moving to Stanford University as the Executive Director of the Clinical and Translational Research Unit.