Established in 1996, the University of the Sunshine Coast has experienced rapid growth with research a concerted area of expansion.
The University continues to strengthen its research capacity and capability in areas of research focus, and identify emerging research concentrations to advance its reputation as a quality research institution.
A key strategy is fostering productive research partnerships with major stakeholders in the research community, such as universities, research organisations, government agencies, industry and business.
Our focus is strategic research aimed at generating outcomes of benefit to the wider community.
Spotlight on USC researcher...
Dr Joanne Macdonald, senior lecturer at the University of the Sunshine Coast and researcher in Molecular Engineering, is undertaking a project to build a smart virus detector. Read more