University of Queensland

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About University of Queensland

According to Wikipedia, The University of Queensland is a public research university located primarily in Brisbane, the capital city of the Australian state of Queensland. Founded in 1909 by the Queensland parliament, UQ is one of the six sandstone universities, an informal designation of the oldest university in each state. The University of Queensland was ranked second nationally by the Australian Research Council in their latest research assessment and equal second in Australia based on the average of four major global university league tables. The University of Queensland is a founding member of edX, Australia's leading Group of Eight and the international research-intensive Association of Pacific Rim Universities.

What Is University of Queensland Known For?

University of Queensland is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

University of Queensland's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are University of Queensland's Most Influential Alumni?

University of Queensland's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Psychology, Biology, and Computer Science. Here are some of University of Queensland's most famous alumni:

Raymond Dart
Raymond Dart
An Australian anatomist and anthropologist .
Bill Hayden
A Former Governor-General of Australia.
Ken Ham
Ken Ham
An Australian young Earth creationist.
Gerard Brennan
An Australian judge.
Quentin Bryce
An Australian Governor-General.
Donald Markwell
A Social scientist, educational leader, public policy thought leader.
Eric Partridge
Eric Partridge
A New Zealand-born lexicographer, editor and author .
David Malouf
David Malouf
An Australian writer.
Madhan Karky
Madhan Karky
A Lyricist.
Graham Colditz
An Australian epidemiologist.
Alan Jones
Alan Jones
An Australian radio broadcaster, rugby union coach, and rugby league coach and administrator.
Peter Cameron
Peter Cameron
An Australian mathematician.

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