Qualifications and Writing Samples


  • Graduate Certificate in Editing and Publishing: The University of Southern Queensland
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Biochemistry: Monash University (
Thesis title: Structural Basis of T cell Specificity and Crossreactivity)
  • Bachelor of Science with Class I Honours in Biomedical Science: The University of Queensland




You can view my publications on Google Scholar.

  1. Archbold JK. (2015) Effective multinational medical writing teams: What do native and non-native English speakers bring to the table? Medical Writing. 24 (3): 155-160.
  2. Walden PM, McMahon RM, Archbold JK. (2014) Membrane Protein Structures for Rational Antimicrobial Drug Design. Australian Journal of Chemistry. 67(12): 1724-1731.
  3. Rehman A, Archbold JK, Hu SH, Norwood SJ, Collins BM, Martin JL. (2014) Reconciling the regulatory role of Munc18 proteins in SNARE complex assembly. IUCrJ. 1(Pt 6): 505-13.
  4. Archbold JK, Whitten AE, Hu S, Collins BM, Martin JL. (2014) SNARE-ing the structures of Sec1/Munc18 proteins. Current Opinion in Structural Biology. C: 44-51.
  5. Archbold JK, Sweet MJ, Martin JL. (2014) Towards selective lysophospholipid GPCR modulators. Trends in Pharmacological Sciences. 35(5): 219-26.
  6. Walden, PM, Halili, MA, Archbold JK, Lindahl, F, Farlie, DP, Inaba, K, Martin JL. (2013) The α-Proteobacteria Wolbachia pipientis Protein Disulfide Machinery Has a Regulatory Mechanism Absent in γ-Proteobacteria. Plos One. 8(11).
  7. Watkins HA, Au M, Bobby R, Archbold JK, Abdul-Manan N, Moore JM, Middleditch MJ, Williams GM, Brimble MA, Dingley AJ, Hay DL. (2013) Identification of key residues involved in Adrenomedullin binding to the AM1 receptor. British Journal of Pharmacology. 169(1): 143-155.
  8. Barwell J, Gingell JJ, Watkins HA, Archbold JK, Poyner DR, Hay DL. (2012) Calcitonin and calcitonin receptor-like receptors: common themes with family B GPCRs. British Journal of Pharmacology. 166(1): 51-65.
  9. Archbold JK, Flanagan JU, Watkins HA, Gingell JJ, Hay DL. (2011). Structural Insights into RAMP modification of secretin family G protein-coupled receptors: implications for drug development. Trends in Pharmacological Sciences. 32(10): 591-600.
  10. Burrows SR*, Chen Z*, Archbold JK*, Tynan FE, Beddoe T, Kjer-Nielsen L, Miles JJ, Khanna R, Moss DJ, Liu YC, Gras S, Kostenko L, Brennan RM, Clements CS, Brooks AG, Purcell AW, McCluskey J, Rossjohn J. (2010) Hard wiring of T cell receptor specificity for the major histocompatibility complex is underpinned by TCR adaptability. PNAS. 107(23) :10608-10613. *co-first authors.
  11. Macdonald WA, Chen Z, Gras S, Archbold JK, Tynan FE, Clements CS, Bharadwaj M, Kjer-Nielsen L, Saunders PM, Wilce MC, Crawford F, Stadinsky B, Jackson D, Brooks AG, Purcell AW, Kappler JW, Burrows SR, Rossjohn J, McCluskey J. (2009) T cell allorecognition via molecular mimicry. Immunity. 31(6): 897-908.
  12. Archbold JK. (2009) To be gammadelta or not to be gammadelta? Signaling pathways in alphabeta versus gammadelta T cell maturation. Science Signaling. 2(100): jc2.
  13. Archbold JK, Macdonald WA, Gras S, Ely LK, Miles JJ, Bell MJ, Brennan R, Beddoe T, Wilce MC, Clements CS, Purcell AW, McCluskey J, Burrows SR, Rossjohn J. (2008) Natural micropolymorphism in human leukocyte antigens provides a basis for genetic control of antigen recognition. Journal of Experimental Medicine. 206(1): 209-19.
  14. Archbold JK, Macdonald WA, Burrows SR, Rossjohn J, McCluskey J. (2008) T-cell allorecognition: A case of mistaken identity or déjà vu? Trends In Immunology. 29(5): 220-6.
  15. Wynn KK, Marland Z, Cooper L, Silins SL, Gras S, Archbold JK, Tynan FE, Miles JJ, McCluskey J, Burrows SR, Rossjohn J, Khanna R. (2008) Impact of clonal competition for peptide-MHC complexes on the CD8+ T-cell repertoire selection in a persistent viral infection. Blood. 111(8): 4283-92.
  16. Chessman D, Kostenko L, Lethborg T, Purcell AW, Williamson NA, Kjer-Nielsen L, Misfud NA, Tait BD, Holdsworth R, Almeida CA, Nolan D, Macdonald WA, Archbold JK, Kellerher AD, Marriott D, Mallal S, Bharadwaj M, Rossjohn J, McCluskey J. (2008) HLA class I-restricted Ag-presentation and activation of CD8+ T cells provides the immunogenetic basis of a systemic drug hypersensitivity. Immunity. 28(6): 822-32.
  17. Feng Y, Carroll AR, Pass DM, Archbold JK, Avery VM, Quinn RJ. (2007) Polydiscamides B-D from a Marine Sponge Ircinia sp. as Potent Human Sensory Neuron-Specific G Protein Coupled Receptor Agonists. Journal of Natural Products. 71(1): 8-11.
  18. Archbold JK, Ely LK, Kjer-Nielsen L, Burrows SR, Rossjohn J, McCluskey J, Macdonald WA. (2007) T cell allorecognition and MHC restriction – A case of Jekyll and Hyde? Molecular Immunology. 45(3): 583-98.
  19. Archbold JK, Macdonald WA, Miles JJ, Brennan RM, Kjer-Nielsen L, McCluskey J, Burrows SR, Rossjohn J. (2006) Alloreactivity between disparate cognate and allogeneic pMHC-1 complexes is the result of highly focused, peptide-dependent structural mimicry. Journal of Biological Chemistry. 281(45): 34324-32.
  20. Burrows JM, Wynn KK, Tynan FE, Archbold J, Miles JJ, Bell MJ, Brennan RM, Walker S, McCluskey J, Rossjohn J, Khanna R, Burrows SR. (2007) The impact of HLA-B micropolymorphism outside primary peptide anchor pockets on the CTL response to CMV. European Journal of Immunology. 37(4):946-53.
  21. McMillan F, Archbold J, McLeish MJ, Caine JM, Criscione KR, Grunewald GL, Martin JL. (2004) Molecular Recognition of Sub-micromolar Inhibitors by the Epinephrine-Synthesizing Enzyme Phenylethanolamine N-Methyltransferase. Journal of Medicinal Chemistry. 47(1): 37-44.