Professor Joanne Meers


School of Veterinary Science
Faculty of Science
+61 7 54601 839


Dr Meers is a Professor in Veterinary Virology in the School of Veterinary Science.

Dr Meers' research has focused on a variety of viruses of veterinary importance including viruses of both domestic and native animal species. Her research interests include viral diseases of livestock in developing countries including Newcastle disease and avian influenza, koala retrovirus, feline immunodeficiency virus and canine parvovirus.


  • Doctor of Philosophy, Murdoch University
  • Postgraduate Diploma, University of Sydney
  • Bachelor (Honours) of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney


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Journal Article

Conference Publication

Edited Outputs

  • P. B. Spradbrow, T. D. Tu and J. Meers eds. (2004). ACIAR Proceedings No. 117. ACIAR Proceedings No. 117, Vietnam, 18-20 August 2003. Australia: Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research.

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

  • Doctor Veterinary Clinical Sci — Associate Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

    Other advisors:

Completed Supervision