An internationally recognised research institute

Griffith Asia Institute is an internationally-recognised research centre in the Griffith Business School. GAI reflects Griffith University’s longstanding commitment to the study of and engagement with nations of Asia and the near Pacific .

Our active engagement with international think tanks, government and industry place our researchers at the forefront of debate on international affairs and provides a quality training environment for research students.

OUR VISION

To be the informed voice leading Australia’s strategic engagement in the Asia Pacific.

OUR MISSION

To cultivate the knowledge, capabilities and connections that will inform and enrich Australia’s Asia-Pacific future.

OUR VALUES

  • Research excellence
  • Respect for others
  • Sustainable outcomes
  • Collaborative teamwork
  • Global orientation

Our strategic priorities

High impact research

Conduct, support & deliver excellent & relevant research on the politics, security, economies and development of the Asia Pacific region.

Enhancing engagement

Facilitate effective partnerships and policy outcomes for positive impact in the region.

Leading public debate

Lead and inform public debate on Australia’s place in the Asia-Pacific.

Shaping future leaders

Shape the next generation of Asia-Pacific leaders.

Advisory council

Meet our advisory members and learn more about our strategic approach to  Asia–Pacific research.

Asia pioneers

We continue to celebrate the achievements of our Asia pioneers. Be inspired and read some of their incredible stories on our blog.

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