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A national study of the prevalence and effects of child maltreatment is underway, led by QUT Professor Ben Mathews.

A more progressive
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Find out how our collaborative approach to research is helping the world to progress.

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Transdisciplinary

We tackle some of the biggest questions facing the planet by combining different disciplines and capabilities. Our transdisciplinary research approach is delivering unique solutions.

Real world partnerships

We work closely with partners across all sectors who will apply our research outcomes to create solutions. We're engaging with government and industry, to translate our research to deliver real-world impacts.

Transformative

We are harnessing our technological strengths across different disciplines to transform research by identifying new opportunities and delivering solutions to real-world problems.

Making real progress

21 Aug 2019

New rapid DNA test to diagnose chlamydia infection in koalas

A new DNA test to detect chlamydia infection in koalas which can be run in the field and gives on-the-spot results within 30 minutes has been developed in a research collaboration between QUT and University of Queensland (UQ) researchers.

19 Aug 2019

Australia’s most generous professions and postcodes

Residents of Western Australia’s 6011 postcode made $206, 350 525 in tax-deductible donations for the 2016-17 financial year and topped the country for donations by postcode.

Why QUT

Our research is focused on progress, pushing the boundaries and developing new ideas through transdisciplinary thinking.

Why choose QUT?

World-class facilities

We're committed to providing high quality infrastructure, professional support and facilities for our researchers.

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