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Prof. Russell Chess-Williams, FBPharmacolS

Level 4, Building 5, Faculty of Health Sciences & Medicine, Bond University

Professional biography

  • 2011-2012 - Associate Dean of Research, Faculty of Health Sciences & Medicine, Bond University.
  • 2007-2011 - Head of Biomedical Science Department, Bond University, Australia.
  • 1990-2006 - Lecturer/Senior Lecturer, Department of Biomedical Science, University of Sheffield, UK
  • 1989-90 - Squibb Senior Research Fellow, Department of Pharmacology & Therapeutics, University of Liverpool, UK
  • 1985-1989 - Bristol-Myers Lecturer in Cardiovascular Pharmacology, Department of Pharmacology & Therapeutics, University of Liverpool, UK
  • 1983-1985 - Post-doctoral Research Fellow, Departments of Cardiology, Welsh National School of Medicine, and Pharmacology, Welsh School of Pharmacy, Cardiff, UK

Professional admissions

  • Fellow, British Pharmacological Society
  • European Association of Urology
  • International Incontinence Society
  • Urological Research Society
  • Australian Society of Clinical & Experimental Pharmacology & Toxicology

Teaching expertise

Undergraduate Medical, Dental, Pharmacy, Biomedical, Neuroscience, Nursing, Physiology & Pharmacology students at a number of Universities. Supervised 12 PhD students, 3 MSc students and 4 research registrars to (MD), supervised >30 Honours projects

Teaching awards

  • 2010 Faculty of Health Sciences & Medicine Certificate of Excellence in Postgraduate Supervision
  • 2008 Australian Learning and Teaching Council Award for innovative contributions to student learning


  • BMED13-213 - Gastrointestinal, Endocrine and Reproductive Physiology
  • BMED12-212 - Cardiovascular, Renal and Respiratory Physiology
  • MBBS11-110 - Foundation Studies in Medicine Part A
  • MBBS12-110 - Body Systems Part A
  • MBBS12-120 - Body Systems Part B
  • MBBS12-130 - Body Systems Part C
  • MBBS12-140 - Body Systems Part D
  • BMED71-217 - Pharmacological Systems


  • Doctor of Philosophy, University of Wales, Cardiff, UK
  • Bachelor of Science, University of Wales, Cardiff, UK