Ranked world class for research
JCU achieved the ranking of ‘world class’ or higher in 83 percent of research fields, by Excellence in Research for Australia for 2018. We’re also rated #3 in the world for Ecology and Evolution research by Research.com for 2022.
7 JCU researchers who produced multiple highly cited papers are ranked in the top 1% for their field of research, by Web of Science for 2021.
These internationally recognised research outcomes are in fields including biodiversity, ecology and environments, global warming, marine sciences, public health care, tourism and tropical medicine.
JCU delivers global, ground-breaking research and discoveries that make a difference to people and societies, experiential learning, the built environment and the natural world.