Griffith researchers make highly significant contributions and find solutions that bring real and positive change to 21st century challenges and priority issues. Griffith is a research intensive university with an international reputation and world-leading expertise in our Areas of Strategic Investment.The areas of strategic investment are:
- Water science
- Drug discovery and infectious diseases
- Asian politics, security and development
- Climate change adaptation
- Criminology and crime prevention
- Music, the Arts and the Asia Pacific
- Sustainable tourism
- Health and chronic diseases
- Physical sciences
- Environmental sciences
Griffith is also delivering local, national and international solutions through niche research areas in medicine, quantum physics, environmental sciences, tourism and sport management, educational research, nursing, urban and regional planning, law and smart workplaces. Quality has become the major driver of research at Griffith. Our Research centres and institutes are strongly encouraged to benchmark globally.
All researchers at Griffith are provided with state-of-the-art facilities, support services and a research environment that best accommodates their individual research needs.