Honouring the past and celebrating the future - Celebrating 10 years of the Sustainability Research Centre (2007-2017)
In 2017 we are celebrating our 10th anniversary with a programme of activities spread across the year. Find out more and save the dates.
Take a walk down memory lane
Remind yourself of our key achievements by reading our SRC Highlights.
Dr Carmen Elrick-Barr
"To continue my research on human-environment interactions, focusing (at least initially) on the household scale and coastal environments."
Students to present research at national conference
Bringing the past into the present through playing video games is among the exciting research projects that USC students will present at next week’s Australasian Conference of Undergraduate Research in Adelaide.
Chemist couple finds right mix in law and health
After 30 years as pharmacists, a Sunshine Coast husband and wife are completing Law Honours degrees at USC as they seek to take their careers in new directions.
Global role for USC microbiologist
A USC academic recognised internationally for her research on antibiotic-producing bacteria has been elected to lead an organisation responsible for preserving the world’s microorganism cultures.
USC leads bushfire risk trial in national research project
Researchers from the University of the Sunshine Coast in Queensland are leading one of three major trials across Australia aimed at reducing the risk of bushfire damage to our built and natural environments.
Researcher seeks to grow new Qld seaweed industry
A USC researcher has established a laboratory at Bribie Island to explore a potentially lucrative new aquaculture industry off the Queensland coastline – seaweed production.
AM-honoured USC professor plans to transform road freight across eastern states
Imagine a 150kmh road built on high-tech plastic pipes laid between Weipa and Melbourne to enable convoys of self-driving trucks to carry freight direct from the Cape to the city in 24 hours.