A welcome note from the Head of the School, Professor Andrew O'Neil
The School is comprised of over 30 academic staff with breadth and depth of expertise in Politics, Public Policy and Public Administration, and International Relations. Key sub-fields of expertise include: Federalism and Intergovernmental Coordination, International Relations and Comparative Politics of the Asia-Pacific, Leadership and Governance, Policy Advice and Policy Capacity, Public Sector Reform, Energy and Resources, Strategic Studies, and Public Integrity and Anti-corruption.
In the most recent (2012) Australian Research Council Excellence in Research Australia (ERA) exercise, Political Science at Griffith was rated as being ‘well above world standing’, the highest ranking possible.
2015 Distinguished LectureProfessor Renee Jeffery delivered the School of Government and International Relations 2015 Distinguished Lecture on Tuesday, 27 October at Brisbane's City Hall. Find out more about Professor Jeffery's address 'The Price of Peace: Justice and Human Rights in Peace Negotiations'
Know more in sixty seconds
Hear from A J Brown, a professor of public policy and law in the School of Government and International Relations as he discusses how many levels of government we need in a sixty second clip.
Did you know that at any given time, there are more than 1 million Australians living and travelling overseas? Professor Andrew O’Neil, Head of the School of Government and International Relations discusses how connected Australia is with the rest of the world.