Research at UQ Business School

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.

We are one of the top business schools in the country and we're classed as ‘above world standard’ in all fields of research in the Australian government’s 2015 Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) assessment. In the latest ERA assessment our business & management; tourism, and information systems research was classed as ‘well above world standard’, while accounting, auditing & accountability; banking, finance and investment and marketing were classed as ‘above world standard’.

Our Research Disciplines

Our consultancy and research work is grouped into eight specialist areas:

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UQ Business School academics collaborate across multi-discipline content and have launched three new interdisciplinary research themes.


How to partner with us

Equipped with the knowledge for change, our world-class academics regularly act as consultants and work alongside top-tier firms as well as governments and not-for-profit organisations both in Australia and internationally. We invite you to collaborate with UQ Business School's cutting-edge research 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 directly at


James Whyte Visiting Research Fellowship

For businesses in the tourism sector, this program offers the chance to collaborate with or gain advice from a leading international scholar at the forefront of tourism research.

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Consulting and Contract Research

Equipped with the knowledge for change, our world-class academics regularly act as consultants, working with top-tier firms, governments and not-for-profit organisations.

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Higher Degree by Research

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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Our Research Publications

UQ Business School's research is dedicated to delivering bold new ideas. The articles, books, reports and working papers produced are being constantly added to this growing virtual library.

View our recent publications