The Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences (HASS) at UQ produces nationally and internationally respected research across its many and varied disciplines. In addition to strong performance with external funding, UQ researchers in humanities and social sciences have won prizes, gained reputations for research excellence, performed exceptionally in the Excellence for Research in Australia (ERA) exercise and in global university rankings, among many other measures. 

You can find out more about research activity, projects and themes within our schools, institutes, faculty based research centres and research museums and collections:

To support large scale, cross-disciplinary research the Faculty is funding three strategic research projects with the aim of developing our viable, long term research strengths:

Translational research in creative practice

Visual Politics

Young people, communities and education working together