Australian Research Centre for Human Evolution

Griffith team awarded Science Magazine top-10 scientific breakthrough of the year

Griffith University archaeologists have been awarded a coveted place in Science magazine’s top-10 scientific breakthroughs of the year for their work on the discovery of the world’s oldest known rock art.
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Arts Education Law

Griffith research boosted by $5.4 million in ARC grants

Griffith University’s commitment to leading research has been recognised again with the Federal Government awarding more than $5.4 million in Australian research Council grants.
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Arts Education Law

Griffith celebrates the first teachers, artists, scientists and healers

2020 NAIDOC Week has been celebrated across Griffith, albeit more virtually than in previous years. 
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Alumni

Digital archaeologist wins national fellowship

Digital archaeologist Andrea Jalandoni has received a national fellowship that will support her pioneering fieldwork around the globe.
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Arts Education Law

Study explores family history amid frontier conflict

Family history, colonial settlement and the complexities of frontier conflict is the focus of a new ARC Special Research Initiative study.
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Exploitative hostels sour migrant worker experience

Until hostel accommodation is overhauled, throwing money at the labour crisis on Australian farms is a fruitless effort.
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Arnhem Land Maliwawa rock art opens window to past

Stunning Arnhem Land rock art images have been described by researchers in Australian Archaeology.
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Tony Hawk’s videogame comes of age for mature skaters

The newly released Tony Hawk Pro Skater 1+2 videogame could help redefine ageing and masculinity in sport.
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Arts Education Law

Vice Chancellor’s Research Excellence Awards nominees announced

Due to the impact of COVID-19, the Vice Chancellor’s Research Excellence Awards will be held virtually this year on September 15.
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Alumni

Focus on links between sport and violence prevention: ‘It’s On All Of Us’

Its hoped a webinar bringing together academics, activists, professional athletes and sporting organisations will help drive change in the area of violence prevention.
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Arts Education Law

Advance Queensland Fellowship focuses on building industry resilience

Dr Tristan Casey has been awarded an Advance Queensland Fellowship to help key employment sectors develop resilience amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Advance Queensland Fellowships to progress COVID-19 research

Five Griffith University researchers have been awarded Advance Queensland COVID-19 Industry Research Fellowships.
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Funding win for archaeology student in new B Arts Honours program

A Griffith archaeological science student, testing new ways to identify where items from collections have come from, has been awarded funding to continue her exciting research.
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Studying ancient children’s teeth to reveal the future

Human evolutionary biologist Professor Tanya Smith has been awarded an ARC Future Fellowship worth $1,075,728 to investigate prehistoric human population growth by analysing the teeth of ancient children.
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Arts Education Law

ARC awards four Future Fellowships at Griffith

Four Griffith University researchers have been awarded Australian Research Council (ARC) Future Fellowships worth more than $3.8 million.
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Rock art discovery saves cultural heritage site in the Pilbara

Griffith University researchers were part of a team that helped secure the protection of a culturally significant Aboriginal rock art.
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Griffith expands reputation in global research rankings

Griffith University has moved into the top 250 in the CWTS Leiden Rankings (2015-2018) which ranks the world's top research intensive universities.
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Business and government

Expert: Regenerate sport to help communities recover

Recovering community sport clubs need to rethink mental health needs and embrace gender equity or be dwarfed by changing lock down habits.
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