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
Portable rock art ‘social glue’ for early humans in Ice Age
17 Mar 2020
Small engraved rocks believed to have acted as a ‘social glue’ to unite early human societies.
Researchers discover six new gecko species
10 Mar 2020
Widely found geckos in northern Australia undescribed by science, until now.
Study of non-inherited changes to genes highlights environmental interplay in...
06 Mar 2020
First large epigenome-wide study to compare changes between people with Parkinson’s and those...
‘Aquatecture’ researchers unveil bold design for floating reef, diving and...
03 Mar 2020
Griffith design team is bringing a bold research and development vision to life on the water.