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UQ's Universities Australia Teacher of the Year

Congratulations to UQ’s Dr Poh Wah Hillock who has been named Australia’s University Teacher of the Year in recognition of her unique and personalised approach to teaching.

Meet Dr Poh Wah Hillock
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Funding injection for Strep A vaccine research

A UQ-led research effort to develop an mRNA vaccine against Strep A has secured almost $8 million in philanthropic funding. Strep A infections cause more than 500,000 deaths a year.

Read about Strep A research

Steps toward reconciliation

We value and respect the knowledge and values that Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students, staff and communities bring to UQ.

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