The University of Queensland reviewed and redefined its Research Strengths in 2013.  Included here are previously used terminology defining UQ's Research Strengths.

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Previous UQ Research Strengths

  • Cardiovascular biology and disease
  • Diabetes (Human and Animal)
  • Cancer
  • Renal Disease
  • Muscular-skeletal Disease, Injury and Rehabilitation
  • Mental Health · Tropical Health
  • Injury and Rehabilitation
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Intervention Trials
  • Australian Social and Cultural History
  • Australian Politics and Government
  • Australian and Postcolonial Literature and Drama
  • Australian Linguistics
  • Aboriginal Studies
  • Drug Discovery and Delivery
  • Tissue Engineering
  • Stem cell biology
  • Biomaterials
  • Genetic Engineering
  • Microbial Pathogenicity
  • Structural Biology
  • Cell Biology
  • Developmental Biology
  • Biological Chemistry
  • Computational Biology and Bioinformatics
  • Tissue Inflammation
  • Immunology
  • Genomics (AGRF MNRF and ARC SRC for Functional and Applied Genomics)
  • Proteomics
  • Human and Animal Genetics
  • Cell Based Therapies
  • Molecular Plant Sciences
  • Human factors (ARC Key Centre)
  • Social Psychology
  • Cognitive neuroscience and clinical neuropsychology
  • Communication
  • Ageing
  • Ergonomics
  • Information and Communications Technology
  • Advanced Computation, Modelling and Visualisation
  • Computational Science
  • Economic and Financial Modelling
  • Smart Sensor Technology
  • New Technologies and Society
  • Computational Solid Earth Geophysics
  • Mathematical Modelling and Analysis
  • Information Systems
  • Smart Machines
  • Cultural Theory
  • Television and Film Studies
  • European Cultural History
  • Histories of Religion
  • Asian Identities
  • New Media Cultures
  • Critical Literacy Studies
  • Environmental Management and Rehabilitation
  • Water Management
  • Social and Behavioural Aspects of Sustainability
  • Environmental Toxicology
  • Sustainable Mining and Minerals
  • Ecology
  • Resource and Ecological Economics
  • Plant Protection
  • Sustainable Resource Management
  • Evolution
  • Environmental Microbiology
  • Microbial Biodiversity
  • Wildlife and Exotic Species
  • Nutrition
  • Food Safety
  • Food Processing
  • Food Technology
  • Toxicology
  • International Relations
  • Economic and Legal Studies of Institutions
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Corporate governance
  • Governance and policy
  • International and social development
  • Flight and Laboratory Testing
  • Super-orbital facility development
  • Re-entry test and capsule design
  • Rarefied gas dynamics and computational fluid dynamics
  • Optics
  • Microscopy and Microanalysis
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Biomedical engineering
  • Organisational Behaviour and Change Management
  • Industrial Relations
  • International Relations
  • Strategy, Marketing, Services, Tourism
  • Service Quality
  • Innovation Diffusion and Infusion
  • Coral Reef biology
  • Marine parasitology
  • Aquaculture
  • Marine botany
  • Maritime law
  • Marine biotechnology
  • Coastal zone management
  • Marine ecology
  • Marine mammals
  • Surface Chemistry
  • Bio-Engineering
  • Materials and Product Design
  • Pyrometallurgy
  • Vision, Touch and Hearing
  • Brain Research
  • Autonomic Nervous System
  • Pain and Pain Management
  • Developmental Neurobiology
  • Movement Control, Co-ordination and Rehabilitation
  • Physical Activity
  • Population Health
  • Health Systems Organisation and Policy
  • Health Education and Promotion
  • International Health
  • Quality Use of Health Care
  • Photon and Laser Science
  • Quantum Computing and Information Processing (ARC SRC)
  • Quantum Optics
  • Artificial Photosynthesis
  • Disability and Special Education
  • Social Policy
  • Indigenous Health
  • Gender and Sexuality
  • Prejudice and Discrimination
  • Urban and Regional Housing and Sustainability
  • Rural and Remote Health Care
  • Plant and Animal Improvement
  • Soil and Land Resources
  • Agribusiness

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