2016 marked the beginning of a business transformation project designed to deliver a first-rate digital support system for researchers at UQ.


Major Research Management Business Transformation projects

  • Research Management System
  • HDR Candidature Management System
  • Animal Ethics - Application Form Redesign
  • Grants Management - Funding Application Coversheet Redesign
  • Research Data Management - IDMP 1 - Metadata
  • Research Data Management - IDMP 2 - Shared storage
  • Research Data Management - IDMP 3 - Managed collections
  • Higher Degree by Research - Pre-confirmation checkpoints
  • Higher Degree by Research - Consistent Milestones
  • Higher Degree by Research - ePortfolio
  • Research Infrastructure - Infrastructure Register
  • Research Infrastructure - Booking System
  • Research Infrastructure - Website


For more information on the Research Management Business Transformation Program, contact transformation@research.uq.edu.au.

For information on specific transformation projects, please contact the relevant Project Manager.

HDR Candidature Management Portal

UQ Graduate School
Deliver improved systems and processes to enable online application and processing of core HDR candidature forms and approvals 

Higher Degrees by Research

Business Transformation Project
Implement systems and process enhancements to optimise the support and service provided to RHD students & their advisors

Human Ethics

Business Transformation Project
Deliver best practice application and review processes to ensure the highest ethical standards are applied to human research at UQ

Integrated Data Management Planning

Business Transformation Project
Deliver a system that allocates data storage for UQ-led projects via a minimal iDMP.

Research Data Manager (UQRDM)

UQ is embarking on an innovative and comprehensive initiative to promote Research Data Management best practice.

Research Infrastructure

Business Transformation Project
Maximise the benefits to researchers and research partners of the world class research infrastructure available at the University

UQ Research Management System (UQRMS)

Business Transformation Project
Identify a replacement for the University of Queensland's current research management system