Economic Geology Research Centre

What we do

Connect researchers, students, industry, government organisations

Carry out collaborative and industry-relevant research

Deliver professional development training in fundamental and applied geoscience skills

Provide research and analytical services to industry and governments


EGRU is a self-funded centre that provides high quality and industry-oriented research and training for the resources industry.
The EGRU team liaises with industry to develop collaborative research projects, offer relevant professional development training, and provide information resources for exploration and mining.
During its 40-year history EGRU has developed productive working relationships and strong connections with industry and governments in Queensland, in Australia, and internationally.
The Centre is managed by a Director from Geoscience and overseen by an Advisory Board with representatives from EGRU’s members.


EGRU Staff

Dr Ioan Sanislav
T: +61 7 4781 3293

Administration Officer
Amanda Nulty
T: +61 7 4781 4726

Kaylene Camuti
T: +61 7 4781 5865


We acknowledge Aboriginal People and Torres Strait Islander People as the first inhabitants of the nation, and acknowledge Traditional Custodians of the Australian lands where our staff and students live, learn and work. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples are advised that this site may contain names, images or voices of people who have passed away.