Faculty of
Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology

The Faculty of Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology’s funded chairs provide a unique opportunity to recognise and support talented academics and researchers.

Our chairs are leaders in their respective fields and are dedicated to creating a world class teaching and learning experience. These expert chairs also play an important role in attracting talented, high-achieving undergraduate and postgraduate students to contribute to the Faculty’s continued academic and research excellence.

A funded chair can be created with philanthropic endowment, bequest, major gift or through the support and partnership with leading industry.

For more information please contact Cormac MurphyDirector of Advancement on +61 3346 6461.

Current Chairs

Professor Chris Greig
DOW Chair in Sustainable Engineering
School of Chemical Engineering

Professor Mark Hickman
Transport Academic Partnership Chair
School of Civil Engineering

Professor CM Wang
Transport and Main Roads Structural Engineering Chair
School of Civil Engineering

Professor Geoff Wang
Baosteel-Australia Chair
School of Chemical Engineering

Professor David Williams
Geotechnical Centre Chair
School of Civil Engineering

Professor Lianzhou Wang (Non-funded)
Director of the HBIS-UQ Innovation Centre for Sustainable Steel (ICSS)
School of Chemical Engineering

Associate Professor Baojun Zhao
Codelco Fangyuan Professorship
School of Chemical Engineering