Working with industry

USQ experts

The USQ experts database is a central place where journalists, government, business and the community can connect with USQ academics and professional experts.

Professional development

We offer single professional development courses from USQ's award programs for students seeking to meet professional development needs, including bridging courses for overseas trained accountants.

Industry partnerships

USQ has a number of partnerships between industry and government to enrich our community and provide leadership. We are one of the foundation members of the Regional Universities Network (RUN) which commits to bring forward policy advice to government, particularly with regard to tertiary education and regional development. We are also affiliated with a number of Open partners

Research collaboration

USQ is committed to excellence in fundamental research and the development of innovative future technologies. We maintain our relevance by linking with industry and business through local and international research networks.

Business @ Dusk

Business @ Dusk is a joint networking venture between USQ and the Toowoomba Chamber of Commerce (TCC) which aims to expand business networks in an environment in which attendees can make contacts, seek out new clients or new suppliers.

Phone: +61 7 4638 0400 or email: info@toowoombachamber.com.au for more information. 

Education placements

Professional experience gives preservice educators the opportunity to put theory into practice.

As a Mentor, Site Coordinator or Liaison, there are a number of responsibilities required by your role. Resources for schools are available, including the requirements involved and payment for education placements.