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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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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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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Arts Education Law

Music is the best medicine

Queensland Conservatorium Research Centre Professor Don Stewart believes that music can be the best medicine. Professor Stewart’s latest project uses an innovative mix of music and traditional shadow puppetry to help combat parasitic infections and break the poverty cycle in rural Indonesia. The project is one of 17 new grants funded by the Australia-Indonesia Institute, which promotes […]
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Griffith Asia Institute

Griffith Asia Institute in Cambodia

The Griffith Asia Institute recently hosted a successful workshop in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, on the theme of Contemporary Research Challenges in Southeast Asia. The workshop was for early career researchers and PhD students working on the region to build collaborative linkages and research capacity in both Australia and Cambodia within their discipline. Participants included Griffith […]
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Business and government

Negotiation game puts strategies to the test

Participants from Queensland Treasury and Griffith Business School have had a unique opportunity to build on their negotiation skills.
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Griffith Asia Institute

Challenges facing digital diplomacy in the Indo-Pacific region

In 2017, a simple tweet or status update can have far-reaching consequences for a country’s foreign policy and the geo-political dynamic of a region. Digital technologies and new media are at once disrupting and transforming the nature, conduct and intensity of political dialogue in today’s world, in ways that impact directly and profoundly on all […]
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Arts Education Law

Regionally speaking – cultural leadership and advocacy from ASEAN to Australia

Griffith Asia Institute Director, Professor Caitlin Byrne and Professor Ruth Bereson, Dean (Academic) Arts, Education and Law Group have recently been awarded a grant through the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade’s Australia-ASEAN Council for their project Regionally Speaking – cultural leadership and advocacy from ASEAN to Australia. This project builds on a unique model […]
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Griffith Asia Institute

Looking to the future: China and Regional Order

The rise of China has raised concerns in the region and in the West, particularly over the South China Sea disputes and China’s new Belt and Road Initiative (BRI).
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Alumni

GBS prize honours memory of the late Professor Russell Trood

For the next 10 years, the Russell Trood Prize for International Relations will support high-achieving Griffith Business School students and honour the memory of the former Director of the Griffith Asia Institute, Professor Russell Trood
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Griffith Asia Institute

Griffith Asia Institute welcomes new director

Professor Caitlin Byrne has been appointed the new Director of Griffith Asia Institute.
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Griffith Asia Institute

North Korea fires missile over Japan

Andrew O’Neil, Professor of Political Science, says the time may be coming when the Trump administration re-examines US plans for striking North Korea.
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Griffith Asia Institute

Engagement with industry through the co-production of knowledge

Rigour and relevance need not be in opposition.
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Alumni

Asia Business Challenge Students Network To Success

Hong Kong competition exposes students to networking opportunities with top alumni and businesses.
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Griffith Asia Institute

Prestigious journal awards Griffith professor top prize

Professor Ian Hall received the Peter Lyon Memorial Prize of The Round Table.
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Griffith Asia Institute

Australian values in a time of disruption

Senator The Hon Penny Wong delivered Griffith Asia Institute's Perspectives: Asia lecture in Brisbane.
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Griffith Asia Institute

Latest missile test not to be underestimated

As chaos reigns in the Trump White House, North Korea has for the second time within a month tested a missile that can strike US territory.
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Department of Accounting, Finance and Economics

Challenges facing tourism industry – and how to tackle them

Training opportunities and clear career paths are essential to improving productivity in the tourism sector. Dr Andreas Chai, from Griffith Business School, contributed to the June 2017 CEDA report into the economic consequences of Australia’s productivity performance in the service sector. He suggests that more can be done to boost labour productivity in tourism by […]
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