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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Alumni

Environmental mission spreads from remote village to the world

Only the third person from his Nepali village to receive a PhD, Griffith University alumnus Dr Hum Gurung has dedicated his professional life to environmental conservation, becoming a global leader in the field
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Alumni

Simon says business the key to solving social inequity

As co-founder of Everydayhero, Griffith graduate Simon Lockyer changed fundraising globally. Now with Five Good Friends, he has turned his social conscience and business sense to aged care
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Griffith School of Environment

Keeping the past alive earns Griffith historian high honour

A commitment to research spanning four decades has seen a Griffith University history expert awarded a high honour by the Professional Historians Association (Qld) Inc.
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Griffith Sciences

Housing, environment and regions see polarising results in 2018 Qld Budget

Changes to the housing portfolio will make some very unhappy and a few will celebrate - but many won’t be affected, says Dr Tony Matthews.
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Cities Research Institute

Cities stand to benefit from new infrastructure in 2018 Qld Budget

The budget strikes a reasonable balance between the encouragement of growth and measures to help manage it.
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Australian Rivers Institute

Kakadu crocodiles mostly dine out

Large crocodiles in the Alligator Rivers region of north Australia do much of their dining not within their rivers or estuaries, but on feral pigs and other terrestrial animals visiting the waterways, a new study has revealed. The work, published in PLOS ONE, forms part of a larger study of river and floodplain food-webs led […]
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Centre for Environment and Population Health

Public health workers in the spotlight in new Griffith film

A uniquely Queensland story of strong disaster management in the context of climate change is the focus of a new Griffith University produced film.
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Features

Dazzling gift for a shining star of drug discovery

An ‘heirloom’ piece of jewellery has been bestowed to Griffith Research Institute for Drug Discovery (GRIDD) Director Professor Jennifer L Martin AC to honour her inspiring achievements in the field.
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Centre for Quantum Dynamics

Griffith selected for defence project research

Griffith University is among a select of group universities chosen to conduct joint research with US universities on priority defence projects.
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Cities Research Institute

Griffith helps turn GC2018 trash into garden treasure

A pair of Griffith University researchers have investigated the application of lean and green thinking to turn food waste from the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games (GC2018) into a super dynamic compost.
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Arts Education Law

Community walks a pathway to reconciliation

Record numbers of Griffith University Indigenous and non-Indigenous staff and students have come together to participate in two Walk and Talk events this week.
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Partnership brings new research node to Griffith

Griffith University has become a collaborating partner with the ARC Centre of Excellence for Nanoscale BioPhotonics (CNBP), which will host a CNBP research node at the Institute for Glycomics at the Gold Coast campus.
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Environment, planning and architecture

Griffith adds climate change expertise to world-leading report

Two Griffith University academics are among the world’s best in climate change research to be named as authors in the next report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC).
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Australian Research Centre for Human Evolution

Remains confirmed as the oldest known species of human fossil found in Western Europe

New dating research led by Griffith University has confirmed the great antiquity of fossil remains attributed to a species of human called Homo antecessor found in Spain.
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Environment, planning and architecture

Award marks a lifetime of ground-breaking ecological research

One of Griffith University’s brightest minds in ecology has been awarded a prestigious award to mark a lifetime of achievement in biological diversity research discoveries.
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Australian Rivers Institute

Griffith expertise improving vital fresh water management in SE Asia

Nowhere else in the world is there a greater need for investment to address water management issues than the Indo-Pacific region, and especially SE Asia. The region represents the confluence of outstanding freshwater biodiversity values, high societal dependence on fisheries (and other ecosystem services that healthy rivers and wetlands provide), and a high level of […]
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Environment, planning and architecture

So – just how dirty is your tea towel?

Two Griffith University academics have put a breakfast radio team's tea towels under the microscope to reveal just how many germs like to call them home.
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