Research seminars

The School of Commerce conducts an active and successful series of research seminars on a wide variety of topics for staff, students, and members of the professional community.

The 2018 seminars are held monthly from February to November and consist of a formal research presentation followed by an open forum style discussion with opportunity to ask questions. The series hosts presenters from within USQ, from other universities in Australia, and from universities overseas. 

Date Title
18 April
Engagement and Impact: Towards a business model for social science research
9 May
Quantitative research and publication in international journals
15 August
Flights-to-control: Time-variation in the value of voting rights 
3 October
Exploring Research Opportunities: An Interdisciplinary Perspective 
Tuesday16 October The importance of stupidity, ignorance and foolishness in Management Research 
Wednesday 17 October  Higher Degree Research Student Seminar 
Thursday 18 October  Building an academic career through publishing, journal rankings and research assessment 

Further information

For more information, please contact the Academic Division by emailing