Professor for Cutaneous Oncology

Professor Nikolas Haass

Professor Nikolas Haass is Professor for Cutaneous Oncology at University of Queensland Diamantina Institute/TRI and Princess Alexandra Hospital in Brisbane. He is the past President of the Australasian Society of Dermatology Research (ASDR).

Professor Haass is a clinician scientist specialising in skin cancers. Using cutting-edge technology, including real-time cell cycle and cell death imaging in several three-dimensional cell culture and in vivo models, his team investigates the biology of tumour heterogeneity with the goal to develop novel therapeutic approaches by simultaneously targeting different melanoma subpopulations.