Dr Dale Christiansen has extensive research experience in transplant immunology, glycobiology, cellular biology and virology. Dale did his undergraduate studies in the UK then decided on a change of scenery and migrated to Melbourne. After completing his PhD at the University of Melbourne and a postdoctoral stint at The Austin Research Institute, he returned to Europe and worked in measles virus research in France. Several years later he returned to the Department of Surgery, Austin Health, looking at transplant rejection. For the past couple of years he has also worked in a team developing a broad-spectrum vaccine against Hepatitis C.