Griffith University is a highly ranked university with an international outlook, deeply connected to its community and valuing its place in it. Griffith's research excellence, innovative teaching and learning practices, along with its strong ties to industry, make it one of the leading providers of higher education in the Asia–Pacific.
Griffith continues the progressive traditions of its namesake, Sir Samuel Walker Griffith, who was twice the Premier of Queensland, the first Chief Justice of the High Court of Australia, and the principal author of the Australian Constitution: www2.griffith.edu.au
The Griffith Asia Institute
The Griffith Asia Institute (GAI) is an internationally recognised research centre that aims to lead academic and public debate about Australia’s region.
Building on Griffith University’s long tradition of Asian studies, the Institute produces interdisciplinary research on key economic, political and cultural developments in contemporary Asia and the South Pacific.
In addition to its remarkable research, it facilitates wide-reaching engagement through a number of high-profile dialogues, public lectures, seminars and publications. By promoting knowledge of this changing region and its importance to our future, it aims to inform and foster academic scholarship, public awareness and considered and responsive policy making.