QAEHS research is divided into eight related environmental health science themes, each led by a highly experienced UQ researcher:

Toxicology: Professor Kevin Thomas

Emerging Risks: Professor Jochen Mueller 

Risk Assessment: Professor Jack Ng

Microbiology: Dr Philip Bond

Epidemiology: Dr Jason Ferris

Risk Communication: Associate Professor Kelly Fielding

Education and Professional Development: Associate Professor Coral Gartner

Environmental Determinants of Infectious Diseases: Associate Professor Linda Selvey