Our Stories

UQ values equity, diversity and inclusion, and seeks to reflect the broader community by attracting and retaining high-quality staff from a range of backgrounds.

Learn about what it's really like to work at UQ from real people telling their stories!

Dr. Jacqui Romero - Senior Lecturer, School of Maths and Physics

Dr. Jacqui shares her story about how flexible work arrangements and childcare centres at UQ help her achieve work-life balance.

Professor Melissa Brown
Executive Dean, Faculty of Science

Shane Pitman
Associate Director, People Services Unit, Human Resources
Professor Tamara Davis
Astrophysicist, Faculty of Science

Professor Linda Lua - Director, UQ Protein Expression Facility

Professor Linda shares her experience with SAGE Athena Swan, inclusiveness and leadership development at UQ.

Joanne Nitz
Director, Advancement, Faculty of Business, Economics and Law
Joel James
HR Advisor, Faculty of Science

Dr Ya-Yen Sun
Senior Lecturer, School of Business

Dr.Margaret Mayfield and Dr. Ethan Scott

Dr. Margie is the Head of School for School of Biological Sciences and Dr. Ethan is working as an Associate Professor for Queensland Brain Institute. Watch this video to learn about their experience of moving to Australia, living in Brisbane , affordable housing, proximity to schools and perks of working at St Lucia campus!