The School offers a busy calendar of events, which are variously available to the public, our graduates, future students, current students and staff.

Regular Events include

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All events are published on the School's Calendar.

Events section

Bertram Dillon Steele Lecture

The Bertram Dillon Steele Lecture commemorates UQ’s foundation Professor of Chemistry, Bertram Dillon Steele, one of the original four professo...

Biochemistry Alumni Lecture

The Biochemistry Alumni Lecture was initiated in 1990 as a means of bringing together past and present students and s...

Skerman Lecture

The Skerman Lecture recognises the contribution of Professor Victor Bruce Darlington Skerman Qld.Dip.Agric., B.Agr.Sc. Qld, D.Sc. Qld, FWAAS, MA...

TGH Jones Memorial Lecture

International Year of Chemistry

The University of Queensland is taking part in the International Year of Chemistry 2011, a worldwide celebration of the achievements of chemistry and its contributions to the well-being of humankind. Under the unifying theme “Chemistry—our life, our future,” IYC 2011 will offer a range of interactive, entertaining, and educational activities for all ages. IYC 2011 is intended to reach around the globe, with opportunities for public participation at the local, regional, and national level. It is an initiative of UNESCO and the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemists.

Global Science

More than 5000 female chemists from 44 countries shared breakfast to mark the International Year of Chemistry.