Gender equality in STEMM hospital and health service research
Lead researcher, Associate Professor Robyn Mayes, Director of the Centre for Decent Work & Industry was recently awarded an ARC Linkage grant to address the crucial question of why gender inequality remains pervasive and persistent in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Medicine (STEMM) workforces.
QUT partners in Queensland AI Hub
QUT is part of a consortium involving State Government, universities and industry leaders behind a new centre aimed at building artificial intelligence capabilities and generating employment. Director of the Centre for the Digital Economy, Professor Marek Kowalkiewicz will lead QUT’s efforts to engage the university’s AI experts participation.
Accelerating Australian entrepreneurial dynamism
Department of State Development, Tourism and Innovation's inaugural Innovation Metrics Mid-Career Research Fellow, Dr Char-Lee Moyle, with the guidance of MIT's Professor Scott Stern, is undertaking Australia's first systematic assessment of innovation-driven entrepreneurs and ecosystems supporting Australian entrepreneurial dynamism.
Preventing Homelessness for Mature Women
Prof Rebekah Russell-Bennett, Acting Director of the Centre for Behavioural Economics, Society and Technology is leading a project that supports mature women to avoid homelessness. The research team are developing a first responders’ toolkit that includes time-sensitive information to help prevent the number of mature women experiencing homelessness.