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USC makes the grade on global universities list
USC has made its first ever appearance on the Times Higher Education rankings of the top universities in the world.
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In 2015 the Australian Research Council ranked USC well above or above world standard in nine key research areas and equal to world standard in five others.
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USC is looking to consolidate and expand its research in its key research strengths, and attract and support early and mid-career researchers holding or bidding for ARC or NHMRC Fellowships.
Students to present research at national conference
Bringing the past into the present through playing video games is among the exciting research projects that USC students will present at next week’s Australasian Conference of Undergraduate Research in Adelaide.
Chemist couple finds right mix in law and health
After 30 years as pharmacists, a Sunshine Coast husband and wife are completing Law Honours degrees at USC as they seek to take their careers in new directions.
Global role for USC microbiologist
A USC academic recognised internationally for her research on antibiotic-producing bacteria has been elected to lead an organisation responsible for preserving the world’s microorganism cultures.
USC leads bushfire risk trial in national research project
Researchers from the University of the Sunshine Coast in Queensland are leading one of three major trials across Australia aimed at reducing the risk of bushfire damage to our built and natural environments.
Researcher seeks to grow new Qld seaweed industry
A USC researcher has established a laboratory at Bribie Island to explore a potentially lucrative new aquaculture industry off the Queensland coastline – seaweed production.
AM-honoured USC professor plans to transform road freight across eastern states
Imagine a 150kmh road built on high-tech plastic pipes laid between Weipa and Melbourne to enable convoys of self-driving trucks to carry freight direct from the Cape to the city in 24 hours.