June 2010
2010 CEPS International Conference - Registration open

Friday, June 11, 2010

Registration is now open for the 2010 CEPS International Conference to be held at the Hyatt in Canberra on the 7th and 8th October.  The theme for the conference is 'At the Nexus: New... read more

ISSR wins $1.33 million grant for homelessness research

Thursday, June 10, 2010

ISSR wins $1.33 million grant for homelessness research A consortium of UQ researchers led by Professor Andrew Jones of ISSR has been granted a Homelessness Research Partnership Agreement by... read more

April 2010
Dr Rebecca Wickes represents Australia in international University Summit

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

Dr Rebecca Wickes (Centre or Excellence in Policing and Security (CEPS)) was recently part of a small group of Australian representatives in the Fourth Annual US Department of Homeland... read more

Postdoctoral Research Fellowship 2011

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

The Institute for Social Science Research (ISSR) at The University of Queensland (UQ), Australia invites applications for a number of University of Queensland Postdoctoral Research Fellowships in... read more

January 2010
Professor David Weisburd visits UQ

Wednesday, January 20, 2010

Professor David Weisburd was a guest presenter at the recent UQ graduation ceremony.    Professor Weisburd is Walter E. Meyer Professor of Law and Criminal Justice and... read more

ISSR Professor is appointed to ARC College of Experts

Thursday, January 14, 2010

ISSR congratulates Professor Lorraine Mazerolle on her appointment to the ARC College of Experts.  Being a member of the College is an extremely important responsibility.  It allows... read more

November 2009
The President of the Autonomous Region of Bougainville, the Honourable James Tanis, visited UQ on 20 November 2009.

Monday, November 30, 2009

On Friday 20 November 2009, the President of the Autonomous Region of Bougainville, the Honourable James Tanis, visited the University of Queensland and the Australian Centre for Peace and Conflict... read more

ISSR Researchers enjoy significant grant success in ARC Discovery and Linkage rounds

Monday, November 23, 2009

A/Prof AB Kelly, Dr Michele Haynes, Prof R Young - Dynamic social systems and adolescent alcohol/tobacco use: A new cusp catastrophy model.   This research will substantially... read more

Professor Paul Memmott wins National Teaching Award

Wednesday, November 18, 2009

Professor Paul Memmott, one of three UQ staff to win National Teaching Award

October 2009
Combining Aboriginal knowledge and Western science to create building materials of the future

Monday, October 5, 2009

UQ researchers have teamed up with the Indigenous people of the Myuma Group to identify and develop potential technological applications for Spinifex grass. The project is exploring uses and... read more

Professor Janeen Baxter elected Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences in Australia

Monday, October 5, 2009

Janeen Baxter has been elected as a Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences in Australia.  The Academy is devoted to advancing knowledge and research in the social sciences and is one of... read more