Five University of Queensland researchers have been admitted to The Academy of Social Sciences in Australia (ASSA) in recognition of their research strengths in social sciences.

26 September 2016
Chances are they aren’t copying it from you.

That cute thing your newborn is doing that you’ve been telling everyone about… Chances are they aren’t copying it from you.

6 May 2016
Third year psychology students from Universitas Indonesia, Nihal Kaur and Amanda Soengadie and Professor Bruce Abernethy

The University of Queensland will celebrate one of its most significant and enduring international partnerships when Professor Bruce Abernethy visits Universitas Indonesia on August 28.

25 August 2015
Children who are good at understanding the mental perspectives of others are rated by their peers as being popular at school.

Children who are sensitive to the thoughts and feelings of others are more popular in the playground, according to new research from The University of Queensland.

24 April 2015
Dr James R Doty

Chairman of the Dalai Lama Foundation Dr James R Doty will share his knowledge of compassion and selflessness at the inaugural University of Queensland Compassion Symposium this week.

3 September 2014
Professor Jolanda Jetten, from UQ’s School of Psychology.

A focus on the psychology behind group dynamics, social identity and discrimination has led to the prestigious Kurt Lewin Medal for a University of Queensland researcher.

30 July 2014

UQ researchers are exploring the influence siblings may have on the social behaviour of autistic children.

8 April 2011

University of Queensland researchers will be further pushing the boundaries of science thanks more than $43 million in funding announced today.

15 October 2008

UQ psychologists are working on new research which one day may improve the social and communication skills of children with autism spectrum disorders (ASDs).

15 February 2008

University of Queensland teachers have been singled out for exceptional standards of teaching with nine Carrick Citations for Outstanding Contributions to Student Learning.

10 August 2007

The University of Queensland has today been recognised once again as the top teaching institution in the country, winning a staggering one third of all the 2005 Australian Awards for University Teaching (AAUT).

29 November 2005

How and when babies and young children understand what it means to be human is the subject of Dr Virginia Slaughter`s research within UQ`s School of Psychology.

24 September 2004

University of Queensland researchers studying subjects as diverse as sunscreens for fish, young people and mobile phones, to how babies understand themselves to be human have been recognised in this year`s UQ Foundation Research Excellence Awards.

23 September 2004

More than 1200 students are expected to graduate at University of Queensland ceremonies at Mayne Hall, St Lucia tonight at 6pm and Thursday at 6pm and 8.15pm.

23 May 2000

The University of Queensland today announced the five academics who have won the UQ Awards for Excellence in Teaching 1999.

22 November 1999

Research into Brisbane's urbanisation, regulation of company takeovers and autistic children's understanding of emotion are among projects attracting $161,000 in grants from the University of Queensland Foundation Ltd next year.

22 December 1998

Children's ideas of bodily attractiveness develop between the school years of grade five and grade eight, according to a University of Queensland study.

16 November 1998