Griffith is one of Australia’s leading research universities
From what could be the world’s first malaria vaccine—now at human trial stage—to the first photo of a single atom’s shadow, Griffith researchers are at the forefront of discovery. Working in our world-class research centres, institutes and schools, our researchers are driven to better understand our world and improve people’s lives. Our research strengths span a broad spectrum of areas, from chronic diseases to criminology and Asian politics to the arts.
Analysis of Excellence in Research for Australia 2015 found 98% of our research outputs were returned in disciplines rated at world standard or above.
Our researchers are provided with state-of-the-art facilities, support services and research environments that best accommodate their needs.
Experts at hand
We have more than 3,000 academics who engage in learning, teaching and research-related activities at Griffith.
Griffith researchers are well connected and collaborative, with over 5,000 national partners and over 200 international research agreements.
Remarkable Minutes competition winning entries
Mr Chris Little, School of Engineering and Queensland College of Art for 'Creating Windows Into our Past'
Dr Jason van de Merwe, Australian Rivers Institute for 'Marine wildlife cell-based toxicology'
Research with impact
Delve deeper into our discoveries and find tangible examples of how our research is tackling real challenges to change our world for the better.
Areas of strategic investment
We offer a range of generous scholarship programs that can cover tuition fees, living allowances paid as stipends, relocation and publication assistance.
Indigenous research at Griffith
Our Indigenous Research Unit supports and facilitates research relevant to and prioritised by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians. The Unit also aims to influence policy to improve socio-economic conditions for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and to further the aspirations of communities.
Office for Research
Our Office for Research provides a range of vital support services to Griffith researchers, across areas including:
- research grants
- ethics and integrity
- research development, data and reporting.
Donate for research
There are many ways you can help us find solutions and support our ground-breaking research, through donations, bequests and sponsorships. Every donation helps make a difference.