Research with impact 

UQ Business School is renowned internationally for its research work

From corporate sustainability to the banking crisis and boardroom diversity, our experts are working to find solutions to some of the world’s most pressing business issues.

Tap into the powerhouse of knowledge with UQ Business School to solve your business problems. Our acclaimed researchers will work with you to design impactful research projects that influence the future of your organisation. Simply email us today to learn how we can partner with you to create change in your business.

Research areas

Research hubs

Our academics have launched six research hubs that deliver impactful research, consultation and influence on highly topical national and international issues with collaboration across research disciplines, industry, government, the private sector and customers. 

Business Sustainability Initiative

Future of Health

Practice and Process Studies

Service Innovation Alliance

Trust, Ethics and Governance Alliance

Social Impact Hub: Non-profits and Social Enterprises 

Partner with us to create change in your business 

We invite you to collaborate with UQ Business School's cutting-edge researchers to stay a step ahead, solving problems that matter to you, your customers and stakeholders. If you are interested in collaborating with us on research, or would like to find out more information about our professional consultancy, please contact us.

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Research insights and partnerships

Cutting-edge insights and partnership stories from world-leading experts in business.

  • UQ and the Queensland Tourism Industry Council tap into collective knowledge, experience and expertise to strike success. Like a double scull rowing team gliding down the river, we are working in tandem with Queensland's peak tourism body to score Olympics gold.
  • From detecting fraud to correcting typos, from powering search engines to saving money, Artificial Intelligence (AI) is evolving across business, government and personal lives.
  • From eco-tourism hotels in Slovenia to luxury chains in Australia, a UQ Business School researcher is working with operators to change the way tourism tackles sustainability, while making it fun for guests.


Looking to pursue a career in academia or specialist consultancy? 

Our internationally recognised Higher Degree by Research programs give you the opportunity to develop analytical and research skills in a specific field of business. 

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The W. James Whyte Visiting Research Fellowship offers the chance for businesses in the tourism sector to collaborate with, or gain advice from leading international scholars at the forefront of tourism research.