Welcome to The University of Queensland's Experts Directory, a searchable database of UQ Staff available to share their specialist knowledge and research developments with domestic and international media.

These experts reinforce UQ’s position as a world-leading research institution and one of only three Australian universities listed in the top 100 in the four most influential university ranking tables.

Expert commentary from UQ staff can add depth and value to media coverage on a broad range of issues.

For Media

If you need further help finding an expert, contact the University's Communication team.

For urgent inquiries, please call (07) 3346 0561.

M&C’s Communications team is the central point of contact for general media enquiries and requests to film on campus.

For Staff

Become an expert. Opt-in to be an expert in your field and make yourself available to the media for comment. Become a UQ Expert

It is vital to keep your contact details and fields of expertise up to date. Update your record

UQ Experts for media is maintained by the Office of Marketing and Communications. For enquires related to UQ Experts, please contact communications@uq.edu.au or (07) 3365 1120.

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