Shaping the future of business through high-impact research and innovation
At our core, Griffith Business School is challenging conventions, pioneering research and solutions, and preparing our community to navigate the future of business and government. We are working with industry, government and partner institutions within Australia and globally to produce relevant research outcomes to inform policy and provide solutions for a range of business problems.
We are home to several world-class research facilities and we are internationally recognised for our strengths in the fields of Asian business, sport management, tourism, work and employment relations, as well as governance and public policy.
Higher Degree Research
We support Higher Degrees Research students through a range of activities and programs, complementing University and faculty-level initiatives. Together with staff, Departments, and Research Centres we work hard to ensure our HDR students get the best possible support for their studies. We have a Higher Degrees Research Program Director who focuses specifically on our students' needs. The Director is responsible for nurturing and fostering a research culture, and for developing cohort experiences in collaboration with Departments and Research Centres. We host 'cohort experience' programs which include events and poster competition that celebrate and reward the diversity and impact of our current PhD and Master of Philosophy research.
Our Academic Centres
Centre for Sustainable Enterprise
The Centre was setup to inform and assist the development of sustainable enterprise through innovative research, teaching and engagement activities.
Centre for Personal Finance and Superannuation
Producing leading research in personal finance and superannuation, for both academic and external impact.
Social Marketing @ Griffith
Applying marketing to protect the planet and help people. Working with you to deliver win-win-win solutions.
The Yunus Centre Griffith University
With a focus on impact-led innovation, the centre's purpose is to equip people with the know-how to navigate change and create positive societal impact.
Provides expert advice and support for commercial contracting, tenders, sponsored research and development, industry partnerships, intellectual property licensing and venture formation.
Research at Griffith
Griffith researchers are driven to better understand our world and improve people's lives. Discover the latest research, search for an expert or become a research student.
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GBS Research news
December 05, 2019
Policy Baseline: Assessing the Carbon Footprint of Tourism in Queensland
Griffith Business School researchers are playing a key role in Queensland climate change policy modelling with the creation of an updated tourism carbon baseline that will for the first time include aviation emissions in the inventory for an improved footprint. Tourism contributed $12.3 billion to t...
November 25, 2019
Sustainable Tourism Indonesia – Integrating Communities, Culture and Environment
The fifth Australian Awards Indonesia (AAI) Short Course was completed in August by Griffith Institute for Tourism and 24 Indonesian tourism leaders, that has now resulted in over 125 Indonesians trained in sustainable tourism since 2015. The program (AAI-5) was led by Associate Professor Sarah Gard...
November 20, 2019
Cane Behaviour Change: Understanding more about what works, when, where and why
A range of projects focussed on changing fertilizer application rates and land use are underway in the Queensland cane industry. Projects aim to improve water quality in the Great Barrier Reef catchment to assist the ecosystem for decades to come. Griffith Business School researchers have combined w...
November 12, 2019
Escalating Cooperation: Nuclear Deterrence and the US-Australia Alliance
This is an excerpt of an article that first appeared on the United States Studies Centre. KEY TAKEAWAYS ߛ Australia’s concerns over US extended nuclear deterrence are primarily about entrapment, not abandonment. Still, Australian policymakers are aware that Canberra needs to take on a gre...