Australian Research Council success for Griffith

Arts Education Law
Griffith University has been awarded more than $7.5 million for research into everything from frogs to disease in plants and batteries. The Australian Research Council announced the outcomes from the Discovery Programmes schemes today (November 10), with Griffith receiving 13 ARC Discovery Projects, one Discovery Indigenous, five Discovery Early Career Researcher Awards (DECRA) and one Linkage […]
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Lecture looks forward in post-Fitzgerald state

Arts Education Law
One of the nation’s most distinguished legal minds has called on the public not to be seduced and taken in by the growing push to destabilise the judicial process by campaigning against the courts. This was one of many points touched on by the Honourable Margaret McMurdo who delivered the 2017 Tony Fitzgerald Lecture at […]
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Business and government

Millennials shunned by state election promises and policies

People under 35 have been largely overlooked during the Queensland state election campaign, according to a Griffith University expert on millennials and youth affairs. Jerath Head, a research assistant with Griffith’s Policy Innovation Hub and the assistant editor of the Griffith Review, says the key issues that matter to younger voters haven’t received due attention […]
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Business and government

Entrepreneurs of tomorrow take charge at GLO@Logan Innovation Challenge

Up to 70 year nine students from around the Logan and Redlands regions will take part in the second annual GLO@Logan Innovation Challenge this month, giving them the chance to hone their entrepreneurial abilities by drawing on the realms of both business and science in order to address topical health issues. Held from 28-30 November at Griffith’s […]
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Arts Education Law

Blues Awards celebrate magnificent year for Matildas

Full blue awards go to 46 Griffith athletes
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Centre for Work Organisation and Wellbeing

New book breaks down gender issues and employment in the 21st century

A new book co-edited by the Centre for Work, Organisation and Wellbeing’s Glenda Strachan, foundation member Kaye Broadbent and Geraldine Healy of Queen Mary University of London is shining a new light on the issues of gender and professions in the 21st century. “The professions in Australia and internationally traditionally encompassed occupations which were male […]
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Business and government

OzHarvest founder Ronni Kahn awarded Griffith honorary doctorate

Lauded social entrepreneur Ronni Kahn has been awarded an honorary doctorate by Griffith University. As the founder of food-rescue charity OzHarvest, the South Africa-born Kahn was recognised this month by Griffith Business School for her considerable work and leadership in the realms of entrepreneurship, sustainability, innovation and social impact, which have all been key tenets of […]
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Business and government

Sustainable growth in the spotlight at 2017 East-West Dialogue on Tourism and the Chinese Dream

The region’s foremost experts in tourism will converge at the Marriott hotel in Surfers Paradise this week for the third annual East-West Dialogue on Tourism and the Chinese Dream conference. Spearheaded by the Griffith Institute for Tourism (GIFT) and Griffith Tourism Confucius Institute (TCI), the three-day event will be held from Thursday 23 November through Saturday […]
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Alumni

Global opportunities for fine arts graduate

Bachelor of Fine Art graduate Zoe Long recently returned from a 3-month study tour in Indonesia after winning a sought after scholarship. Zoe was one of 60 young people from more than 40 different countries who won the prestigious Indonesian Art and Cultural Scholarship.
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Arts Education Law

Research into women in contact sport set to be a game-changer

The incredible surge in popularity of women’s contact sport is a key discussion topic and for a Griffith University academic, it forms the framework of the next phase of her research career. In November’s Australian Research Council Discovery Programmes Scheme funding outcomes, Dr Adele Pavlidis was awarded $317,185 for the project “Women and the rise of contact sport”, […]
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Business and government

MBA students excel at Global Business Challenge finals

A team of students from Griffith University’s five-star MBA program has enjoyed remarkable success at this year’s Global Business Challenge finals, taking second place among an overall competitive field comprising 98 teams from 38 universities across 14 countries. This year hosted by Griffith and administered by the Queensland University of Technology, the fourth Global Business […]
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Centre for Work Organisation and Wellbeing

Industry looking for answers when it comes to lack of employee engagement in Australia

According to a recent Gallup poll, only 14% of employees in Australia and New Zealand feel they are engaged with their workplace, which is a 10% drop from a similar poll in 2012. This significant decline has HR practitioners in the country wondering what the cause is? And what can be done to stop it? […]
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Business and government

Griffith Business School attracts over $850,000 in research funding through ARC Discovery Program

A trio of Griffith Business School researchers has been awarded significant funding through the Australian Research Council’s Discovery Program, collectively attracting more than $890,000 in grant money for their projects. GBS academic Dr Kerry Bodle and the Centre for Governance & Public Policy’s Dr Lee Morgenbesser and Professor Renee Jeffery will be conducting projects on a […]
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Business and government

Griffith MBA achieves five-star GMAA ranking for another year

Griffith University has again been recognised for its commitment to delivering outstanding educational experiences and outcomes following the unveiling of the Graduate Management Association of Australia (GMAA) five-star rankings for 2017. Building on the success of last year’s result, the University’s Master of Business Administration (MBA) program has once more attained one of the GMAA’s […]
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Department of International Business and Asian Studies

Understanding the cognitive decline health care journey

The final report for the Cognitive Decline Health Care (CDPC) project, “Understanding the Journey Better: an investigation of the current ‘state of play’ of the health care journey experienced by people living with cognitive decline and their carers”, proposes a dementia wellness plan to enable consumers to live as well and independently as possible, and […]
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Business and government

‘Innovative’ MBA shortlisted for Reimagine Education Award

Recognition on global education stage.
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Alumni

Griffith Business School’s 2017 Outstanding Alumnus Award Winners announced

The award recipients were honoured at the School’s 12th Annual Alumni Gala Dinner and Awards Night at Sofitel Brisbane Central.
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Business and government

Social impact key for MBA scholarship winner

Mahommed Tilly is the winner of the 2017 QBM Griffith MBA Responsible Leadership scholarship, valued at $51,000.
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