• UQ welcomes Queensland’s first Chief Entrepreneur

    UQ welcomes Queensland’s first Chief Entrepreneur

    The University of Queensland has welcomed the appointment of alumnus Mark Sowerby as Queensland’s first Chief Entrepreneur.

    Blue Sky Alternative Investments Limited founder Mr Sowerby’s appointment was announced by Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk yesterday.

  • Coconut researcher to compete in global competition

    Coconut researcher to compete in global competition

    University of Queensland PhD student and Australia Awards Scholarship recipient Quang Nguyen knows his coconuts, and is working to help farmers increase coconut crop production during global climate change

  • Student Achievements recognised at Awards Ceremony

    Student Achievements recognised at Awards Ceremony

    Student award recipients and their family, staff, donors and industry guests gathered for the 2016 School of Agriculture and Food Sciences Scholarship, Prizes and Awards ceremony held at St Lucia recently.

  • UQ leads the way with wildlife research

    UQ leads the way with wildlife research

    The University of Queensland is a leader in wildlife science with the best specialist animal research and veterinary facilities in the southern hemisphere, including a $3.5 million captive breeding facility which is part of a new conservation project in south-east Queensland.