Alumni

Our Outstanding Alumni Award winners

A former carpenter turned remote medico and founder of not-for-profit organisation ‘The Hands of Rescue’ (THOR) has been recognised with this year’s Outstanding Alumnus Award.
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Griffith Enterprise

Conference explores the future of Queensland’s coastline

What will Queensland’s coast look like in 50 years? That’s the big question posed by a coastal science and engineering conference held on the Gold Coast this week. The 7th Queensland Coastal Conference, hosted by the Australian Coastal Society, will explore this future-focused theme over two days, 21-22 August, at Mantra Legends Surfers Paradise. The […]
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Griffith Enterprise

Funding to maintain Queensland’s innovation in research

Griffith University’s Queensland Micro- and Nanotechnology Centre (QMNC) will share in $4.59 million in Queensland Government funding to build on its innovative research and industry projects such as clean energy technology and sensors for harsh environments. Minister for Science and Environment Leanne Enoch MP announced the funding for the Australian National Fabrication Facility – Queensland […]
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Griffith Institute for Drug Discovery (GRIDD)

Inspiring the next generation of scientists…that’s RAD!

Professor Kathy Andrews will launch the latest in a series of books designed to inspire the next generation of female science stars.
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Environmental Futures Research Institute

Dog owners could take the lead on dingo conservation with a ‘Fido fund’

Researchers suggest an inexpensive 'dingo conservation levy' on domestic dog costs could fund more ethical management of dingoes.
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Griffith Graduate Research School

Indigenous Griffith students present at World Congress

Two of just three Australian students chosen to present at the World Congress of Undergrad Research were from Griffith.
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Australian Research Centre for Human Evolution

Dating reveals Greece skull to be earliest known Homo sapiens found in Eurasia

Griffith researcher dates early human fossil found in Greece at 210,000 years old. 
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Alumni

An outstanding line-up of Griffith Alumni

From Rhodes Scholars to disability education innovators and social justice leaders – meet the finalists in this year’s Griffith University Outstanding Alumni Awards.
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Arts Education Law

Griffith excels in global academic rankings – achieving the best position of all Australian universities

Griffith has achieved the top spot of any Australian uni in the Shanghai Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2019, ranked second globally for Hospitality and Tourism Management.
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Australian Research Centre for Human Evolution

DNA could enable repatriation of ancient Aboriginal remains

First ancient nuclear genomes of Aboriginal Australians show repatriation of unprovenanced remains possible.
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Engineering, IT and aviation

Partnership builds community capacity for clean, renewable power after Cyclone Pam

Researchers train Vanuatu school students and staff in off-grid renewable power systems. 
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Griffith School of Environment and Science

Griffith produces more quality Physical Sciences research – Nature Index

The volume of Griffith University's quality research in Physical Sciences increased in the three years to 2018.
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Australian Rivers Institute

Novel method assesses chemical impact on marine life

Chemical exposure to tissue samples tests toxicity in marine wildlife without harming animals.
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Business and government

Symposium explores climate impact on health, attitudes and environment

One-day event examines broad impacts of climate change during Climate Week QLD 2019.  
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Aviation

Griffith’s STEM Roadshow reaches Northern Rivers

Griffith University experts with in a wide range of  STEM industries including engineering, environmental science, aviation, IT and urban planning will be in Ballina on Thursday June 6 to answer prospective students’ questions about a career in STEM and the diversity of programs offered at the Brisbane, Gold Coast and Logan campuses. “With predicted job growth in STEM disciplines […]
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Engineering, IT and aviation

Griffith’s STEM Roadshow bound for Mackay & Rockhampton 

STEM Roadshow heads north.
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Arts Education Law

Art and science unite: prestigious grants to propel ecoacoustics research 

Ecoacoustics recognised with two illustrious grants that will help propel the unique, interdisciplinary field.  
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Centre for Quantum Dynamics

‘Noise cancelling headphones’ for quantum computers: international collaboration launched

'Noise-cancelling headphones' are set to revolutionise quantum dynamics.
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