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#189 Overall Influence

University of Queensland

University in Australia

From 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 the 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 APRU.

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What is University of Queensland known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#132 World Rank
Biology
#177 World Rank
Literature
#152 World Rank
Medical
#163 World Rank
Engineering
#142 World Rank
Education
#140 World Rank
Computer Science
#122 World Rank
Political Science
#202 World Rank
Business
#156 World Rank
Law
#129 World Rank
Psychology
#213 World Rank
Chemistry
#136 World Rank
Economics
#293 World Rank
Mathematics
#138 World Rank
Communications
#273 World Rank
Physics
#245 World Rank
History
#344 World Rank
Philosophy
#263 World Rank
Religious Studies
#38 World Rank
Nursing
#161 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#264 World Rank
Sociology
#139 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#273 World Rank
Anthropology
#200 World Rank
Social Work

Influential People

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 Nursing, Political Science, and Psychology

Melinda Taylor

Australian criminal lawyer

Ross Clark

Australian poet

John A. Church

John A. Church

Ausralian oceanographer

Rodney Hall

English-born Australian novelist

Ben Roberts-Smith

Ben Roberts-Smith

Australian army soldier, recipient of the Victoria Cross for Australia

Franklin White

Franklin White

Canadian public health scholar

Ann Henderson-Sellers

Australian climatologist

A. Dirk Moses

Australian historian

Glen Richards

Australian entrepreneur

Ann Caroline Sherry

Ann Caroline Sherry

Australian public servant

Bruce W. Winter

Australian academic

Melissa Downes

Australian journalist