Edward (Eddie) Holmes is an ARC Australian Laurate Fellow and Professor at the University of Sydney.
Prior to that it was an NHMRC Australia Fellow at the University of Sydney, which he joined in 2012.
Prof. Holmes received his undergraduate degree from the University of London (1986) and his Ph.D. from the University of Cambridge (1990). Between 1993-2004 he held various positions at the University of Oxford, including Fellow of New College.
He was elected a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science (FAA) in 2015 and of the Royal Society (FRS) in 2017.
In 2017 he won the New South Wales Premier’s Prize for Science and Engineering (Biological Sciences).