We ask the questions and find the answers that save lives


Since opening in 1998 Mater Research has provided an excellent environment for training in biomedical research and clinical application. Committed to the future of research and fostering students to reach their full potential, Mater Research has world class facilities supported by internationally recognised staff with long established clinical links. We have a vibrant and diverse student population across all research higher degrees.

Mater Research offers integration with your degree to facilitate optimal learning outcomes towards the following higher degrees in research:

  • Honours
  • Masters
  • PhD

2017-18 Summer Projects at Mater Research

The UQ website provides further information about how to apply for a UQ Summer Research Project.

Refer to 2017/2018 list of Summer research projects available at Mater Research for details on available opportunities.

Current Opportunities:



Mater Research offers a range of scholarships to assist you with achieving your goals.

How to apply
How to apply

Mater Research accepts students from all universities and welcomes your application to undertake your placement with our world class staff.

Mater Research campus life
Mater Research campus life

Mater Research prides itself on being a friendly, supportive workplace where you can reach your full potential.