Associate Professor Michael Heazle responds to the Sea Shepherd’s Captain Paul Watson on the politics and science of whaling on the Lowy Institute’s blog. Read the full debate here: http://www.lowyinterpreter.org/post/2013/03/15/Whaling-Japan-does-conduct-research.aspx
Griffith Asia Institute
The Asian Development Bank Institute (ADBI) and Griffith University’s Griffith Asia Institute (GAI) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to cooperate on economic development research and capacity building in Asia and the Pacific. Each institution brings a depth of expertise and regional networks which will be leveraged to enhance outcomes across a variety of […]
Business and government
Professor Caitlin Byrne will start as Griffith University’s Pro Vice Chancellor (Business) in July.
Centre for Planetary Health and Food Security
Griffith University researchers have discovered a new Hendra virus variant that may pass to horses and humans much more widely across Australia than previously known. Published in Emerging Infectious Disease, the variant was detected in the urine of black and grey-headed flying foxes across an extended geographical distribution from mid-north coast NSW to southeast Queensland. […]
Australian Rivers Institute
A growing feral pig population supported the conservation success story of Australia’s largest carnivore, the estuarine crocodile.