City experts tackle world’s challenges

Architecture, construction and planning
As cities and urban populations continue to grow and present vigorous new challenges, Griffith University is answering the call by establishing Australia’s largest research facility to tackle the issue. The leading Cities Research Institute, which began as the Urban Research Program in 2004, has drawn in expertise from several disciplines and grown to have 70 […]

Cities Research Centre to tackle urban growth challenges

Centre for Environment and Population Health
More intelligent infrastructure, creating better places for people to live and managing growth and diversity in communities are the big issues that will be tackled by the newly launched Griffith University Cities Research Centre from today. Cities Research Centre founding director Professor Paul Burton explained that the initiative would build on the work already accomplished […]

30 years of architectural history for free

Griffith Professor Andrew Leach has made his book documenting the history of architecture on the Gold Coast free to the public.
A new book documenting the past 30 years of Gold Coast architectural history is free to the public. Professor Andrew Leach of Griffith University’s Urban Research Program is the lead author of GC30+: Documenting the Gold Coast Architecture Awards, 1984-2013, a record of nearly 300 architectural projects and more than 500 spectacular images. He collaborated […]