Associate Professor John McGhee is the Director of the 3D Visualisation Aesthetics Lab. John’s academic research work explores arts-led and design-led modes of visualising complex scientific and biomedical data. His research investigates the application of creative practice, technical innovation and immersive platforms to new data visualisation challenges. Areas of research include virtual world design, scientific discovery, education and engagement, biomedical communication and clinical interaction. This has culminated in John being recognised as one of UNSW Australia’s 21 Rising Stars in research leadership.