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
October 17, 2018
Potential to control ‘the force’ opens up new toxin filter and storage technologies
Scientists pave the way for the development of filters that could be used to remove toxins from the air or store hydrogen and greenhouse gases.
October 10, 2018
High temperature tipping point kills corals’ ability to make ‘cloud umbrellas’
New research uncovers tipping in the ability of corals to protect themselves from bleaching.
October 08, 2018
Griffith ideal launching pad into top five emerging jobs
Griffith preparing students for fast-growth jobs with innovative technology degrees to address changing market trends