Principal Investigator

Geoffrey Hill, MD, FRACP, FRCPA

Professor, Clinical Research Division
Director of Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation, Fred Hutch/SCCA
Full Professor, Division of Medical Oncology, UW
José Carreras/E. Donnall Thomas Endowed Chair for Cancer Research


1985  BHB, University of Auckland (NZ)
1988 MBChB, University of Auckland (NZ)
1996 FRCPA, Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia
1996-1999 Research Associate, Harvard University, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston (USA)
1997 FRACP, Royal Australasian College of Physicians
2001 MD, University of Auckland (NZ)
1999-2018 NHMRC Fellow, Brisbane (AUS)
Photo of Geoffrey Hill
Dr. Geoffrey Hill Photo by Robert Hood / Fred Hutch News Service

Awards and Honors

2000    Honorary NH&MRC Practitioner Fellow level 1 – 2001-2005
2001    Wellcome Senior Research Fellow – 2001-2006
2005    “Queenslander of the Year” Queensland State Government, Australia
2006    NH&MRC Practitioner Fellow level 1
2009    Transplantation Society of Australia and New Zealand, Ian McKenzie Prize for Outstanding Contribution to the Field
2011    Honorary NH&MRC Practitioner Fellow level 2
2011    Queensland Health Senior Clinical Research Fellow
2011    NH&MRC Australia Fellow
2011    Ralph Doherty QIMR prize
2012    Head of Immunology Department, QIMR Berghofer, Brisbane Australia
2013    Honorary Professor, School of Medicine, The University of Queensland, Australia
2013    Honorary Professor, School of Medicine, Griffith University, Brisbane, Australia
2014    Director of Research, Cancer Care Services, Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital, Brisbane, Australia
2014    Translational Research Institute National Research Prize
2015    Fellow, Australian Academy of Health and Medical Science
2015    Head of Cancer Program, QIMR Berghofer, Brisbane, Australia
2015    Clinical Director, QGen Cellular Therapeutics, QIMR Berghofer, Brisbane, Australia
2015    Honorary Professor, University of Western Australia, Australia
2016    NH&MRC Senior Principal Research Fellowship
2018    José Carreras/E. Donnall Thomas Endowed Chair for Cancer Research, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle            
2018    Andy Hill CARE Distinguished Researcher Award