Gavin Turbett

Dr Gavin TURBETT, BSc(Hons), PhD, FFSc(RCPA) is the Principal Scientist of the Forensic Biology Laboratory at PathWest Laboratory Medicine WA, and has held that role since 1999. He is an Adjunct Associate Professor at Curtin University, Murdoch University and the University of Western Australia, and lectures regularly to the WA Police, University students and others about forensic biology and DNA profiling.

In 2011, he became a Founding Fellow of the Faculty of Science, Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia. He is a member of the Australia New Zealand Forensic Executive Committee (ANZFEC) and is the mentor to the Biology Specialist Advisory Group (BSAG).