Arts Education Law

Griffith appoints new Pro Vice Chancellor (Indigenous)

Professor Cindy Shannon, a descendent of the Ngugi people and one of Australia’s foremost higher education Indigenous leaders, will join Griffith University as Pro Vice Chancellor (Indigenous).
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Centre for Quantum Dynamics

ARC funding upgrades Australia’s fastest laser system

Researchers at Griffith University’s Australian Attosecond Science Facility have been awarded $744,000 in Australian Research Council funding for a new ultrafast laser system following an announcement today by the Minister for Education Dan Tehan. “The upgraded laser system will produce more than 10 times the pulses of light than the current system and will lead […]
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Alumni

Four Fulbright Scholars for Griffith

Four Griffith University representatives have been named recipients of the prestigious Fulbright Scholarship.
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Business and government

Academic recognised for contribution to sustainable tourism

Griffith University’s Professor Susanne Becken has been recognized for her contribution to sustainable tourism with two prestigious awards.
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Corporate

Griffith remembers friend and supporter Beverly McIlwain

Griffith University has paid tribute to long-term friend and generous supporter Beverly McIlwain, who passed away in late December. The widow of prominent developer and former Gold Coast councillor, Jock McIlwain OAM DUniv, Mrs McIlwain, 76, died on Christmas Eve from a long-term illness. Together, the McIlwain’s supported multiple philanthropic programs in education, science and […]
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Arts Education Law

Griffith experts wrap up key climate conference

Griffith COP25 delegates report on the climate conference's highs and lows.
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Australian Research Centre for Human Evolution

Researcher dates last known Homo erectus remains

Last known remains of modern human ancestors dated by Griffith archaeologist. 
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Griffith Enterprise

New drug target prevents deadly malaria transmission

Researcher plays key role in discovery of new drug target for stopping the spread of malaria.
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Griffith Enterprise

New research targets stem cells that drive aggressive blood cancer

Findings could yield more effective treatment for often incurable blood cancer leukaemia.
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Arts Education Law

Indonesian cave art overturns thinking on the roots of human spirituality

Figurative depiction of hunters may be oldest evidence of human ability to imagine supernatural beings.
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Griffith Enterprise

Meningococcal vaccine may reduce gonorrhoea incidence

A world-first trial for a promising gonorrhoea vaccine will be led by Griffith University’s Institute for Glycomics and the Kirby Institute at UNSW Sydney. The $2.7 million study incorporates five Australian universities and three health districts and providers, and will test whether a meningococcal B vaccine protects against gonorrhoea in gay and bisexual men. “Gonorrhoea […]
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Griffith Enterprise

Griffith research receives close to $6.8m in NHMRC funding 

Griffith University research projects have received more than $6 million in funding from the National Health and Medical Research Council
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Australian Rivers Institute

World-first HydroATLAS maps Earth’s river and catchment systems to enhance understanding and protection

Hi-tech atlas can assists researchers and practitioners address gaps in protection methods and understand the human impact on freshwater ecosystems. 
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Arts Education Law

Griffith’s commitment to sustainable development shines in high profile film

Griffith’s EcoAdapt project and Griffith Centre for Coastal Management highlighted in BBC-produced film.
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Griffith Enterprise

Study identifies single gene behind gene network linked to autism

Three-year project finds single gene that regulates a network of genes linked to causing autism and intellectual disability.
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Arts Education Law

Griffith awarded $3.3 million in funding for ARC Discovery and Linkage projects

Griffith University has been awarded $3,376,073 for ARC Discovery and Linkage Projects.
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Cities Research Institute

Project co-develops water savings approaches in regional and remote communities

Five-year project demonstrates how water management tools can yield significant water savings. 
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Alumni

Griffith graduate named Australia China Alumnus of the Year

Global health crusader and Griffith University graduate, Professor Qiyong Liu, has been named the 2019 Alumnus of the Year at the Australia China Alumni Awards (ACAA) in Beijing. Professor Liu won the award in recognition of his remarkable achievements and sustained successes in public health, and particularly working with poor and vulnerable communities. “I was […]
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