Griffith's School of Environment and Science maintains an illustrious research position across numerous industry sectors which guides and informs its learning and teaching charter
Home to Australia’s first and only program accreditation by the Environment Institute of Australia and New Zealand, the School also facilitates this country’s only combined qualification in traditional planning practices and environmental science.
A wide range of pioneering degree programs are available for undergraduate and postgraduate studies across various environmental sectors, biomolecular and biomedical science and forensic science. The Bachelor of Science offering provides an innovative, flexible and interdisciplinary program across 13 majors including chemistry and physics, through to materials science and marine biology.
The work-integrated learning program provides direct access to talented students in science, environment, engineering and technology.
WIL integrates undergraduate and postgraduate students into the workplace through completing an industry based project.
In just his second year, Aidan Brotherton secured a position with the Cities Research Institute where as a research assistant he was able to learn from leading experts from a wide range of disciplinary backgrounds.
‘I discovered the value of good research principles and how critical industry engagement is in research. I also helped run a major conference in the field of transport and land use research, including preparing field trips to see busways, ferries and light rail systems in South East Queensland.’
Explore the core research and innovation happening within the School of Environment and Science
Desiree Bergeron Rodriguez, Marine Science
Warmer, shallow GC waters becoming calving habitat for humpbacks
17 Oct 2019
Humpbacks calving more than 1000km south of primary calving grounds off Great Barrier Reef.
Study aims to reduce macular scarring and avoid vision loss
14 Oct 2019
Macular scarring affects half of those receiving treatment. A new Griffith University study aims...
Researchers map climate change using historical mangrove records
08 Oct 2019
Research looks to the past to identify historical changes in mangrove and salt marsh dominance and...
Study explores how to make nature conservation ‘go viral’
08 Oct 2019
Study models how conservation initiatives are adopted until they reach level where they can have...