$1.2 million in funding for Griffith disease research

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Griffith University research into fighting diseases of global impact are set to benefit from the latest National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) 2018 Fellowship Program funding outcomes. Principal Research Leader Professor Suresh Mahalingam of the Institute for Glycomics has been successful in obtaining a Senior Research Fellowship B (SRFB) for the project “Arbovirus-Induced Inflammatory Disease: […]
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Outstanding Griffith research excellence honoured

Architecture
Leading Griffith University researchers have been honoured at the Vice Chancellor’s Research Excellence Awards held at Nathan campus.
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Business and government

Griffith partners with technology company Everledger

Griffith has signed an MOU with award-winning independent technology company Everledger, founded by CEO Leanne Kemp, the current Queensland Chief Entrepreneur.
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Arts Education Law

Expert creates resource as teachers prepare to move online

A Griffith University education expert has created a free online resource to help teachers keep students engaged outside the classroom.
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Cities Research Institute

1 million rides and counting: on-demand services bring public transport to the suburbs

Griffith researcher says the technology-driven revolution in urban transport has completely missed the suburbs, which lack public transport services and shared micromobility devices.
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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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Griffith Enterprise

Griffith a key partner in new Fragment-Based Design training centre

Griffith researchers will play a key role in the new ARC Training Centre for Fragment-Based Design (ARC CFBD).
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Australian Research Centre for Human Evolution

Griffith appoints distinguished academic to DVC Research

A highly regarded chemical biologist with a distinguished record in championing research across several continents, Professor Mario Pinto, has been announced as Griffith University’s new Deputy Vice Chancellor (Research).
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Corporate

Peta perfect in 3MT Final

Pitching an 80 thousand or so word doctoral thesis with a three minute spiel was all in a night's work for Peta Zivec, who won Griffith's annual Three Minute Thesis Final at South Bank.
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Griffith Graduate Research School

Researcher seeks aid in preserving memory of historic Cleveland Scout Hall

PhD candidate Jessica Stroja is undertaking a project to memorialise the beloved building, which was destroyed in a fire last year.
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Griffith Health

Griffith academic claims prestigious HDR Supervisor national award

A Griffith academic has been recognised as a national leader in graduate and higher degree research supervision. Professor Rod Barrett from Griffith’s School of Allied Health Sciences was awarded the major accolade at the 2019 Australian Council of Graduate Research Awards at a function at South Bank. Professor Barrett, an academic in the field of […]
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Griffith Enterprise

Glycomics Circle – empowering women in science

The Institute for Glycomics recognises the value of having women in life sciences. For centuries women have made significant contributions to society, perfectly demonstrated by the fact that 51 women in total have been awarded the Nobel Prize between 1901 and 2018, twenty of which were awarded the Nobel Prize in the fields of physics, […]
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Alumni

Griffith launches Australian-first HDR outcomes website

In an Australian-first, a new website has been launched showing Griffith's higher degree by research (HDR) graduate outcomes.
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Corporate

ERA 2018 sees Griffith double its top rating research

The Excellence in Research Australia rankings are out and Griffith has doubled the number of specific fields earning the highest possible rankings for 2018
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Griffith Enterprise

Malaria vaccine trial receives $500,000 in Government support

The Liberal National Government has announced they will donate $500,000 to Griffith University’s Institute for Glycomics to support their ongoing human clinical trials which aim to test the effectiveness of a world-first malaria vaccine candidate named PlasProtecT™. Malaria is caused by an infection with malaria parasites, and is generally characterised by fever, shivering headaches and […]
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Griffith Graduate Research School

Kungullanji program highlights value of Indigenous research

The program gives students a taste of what it’s like to be a researcher, and the impact their research could have on the community.
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Arts Education Law

Queensland research initiative to enhance employability of HDR graduates 

International PhD students from eight universities across Queensland are set to come together in Brisbane for an initiative to enhance the experience and employability of researchers of the future.  The ‘Equipping Queensland International Postgraduate’ (EQUIP) Researchers Conference will take place from 9am to 5pm at Customs House on Monday, July 30, followed by a ‘Connecting Queensland’s Researchers’ networking function (5pm-7pm).  Register for […]
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Architecture, construction and planning

Griffith makes Australian top 10 on research publication rankings

Griffith University is in the top ten of Australian institutions according to a new performance measure ranking universities on a range of published research criteria.
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