Drupal Template: 
UQ School Template
Step 1

Click Content to expand the menu. Move the mouse pointer over Add Content to display the content menu. Click Researcher/Staff Profile to open the Content page.

Add Researcher or Staff profile Content type


Step 2

The Create Researcher/Staff Profile page displays. Complete the following fields 1-12 and click Save:

  1. Display Name
  2. First Name
  3. Surname

Create a Research or Staff Profile fields 1-3


  1. Position - this area will remain collapsed until a position is added.


Create a Researcher or Staff Profile fields 4


Note: If Add a Position is clicked the form is expanded, see the screenshot below. To add additional positions, click Add another Position.


Create Research or Staff Profile - Add a Position


  1. Email
  2. UQ Username
  3. UQ Staff ID
  4. Photo - files must be less than 20MB. Allowed file types: png, gif, jpd, jpeg.

Create Research or Staff Profile fields 5-8


  1. Bio - Biography
  2. UQ Research ID


  •   Find the UQ Research ID

    The UQ Research ID is distinct from the ResearchID. The UQ Research ID references the repository of profiles of academic staff at The University of Queensland whereas the ResearchID references an external website, ResearchID.com To find the UQ Research ID, follow the steps listed below.

    1. Navigate to http://researchers.uq.edu.au/ and type in the name of the reseacher and click Find Researchers.
    2. The researcher's UQ Researchers profile page displays.  The UQ Research ID appears at the end of the URL, https://researchers.uq.edu.au/researcher/{UQ Research ID}.


    UQ Research ID



  1. Research Area - select one of the research areas created in Add a Term: Research Area
  2. eSpace Author ID - populating this information enables publication information to populate on the Researcher/Staff Profile page

Create Research or Staff Profile fields 9-12


  1. Projects - projects added here will display as a link on the Researcher/Staff Profile page. Start typing the project name to activate the drop-down to select the applicable project.
  2. Publishing options - if the profile is ready to publish, select Published otherwise leave unticked and click Save.

Create Research or Staff profile page fields 13-14

After clicking Save, the updated Research/Staff Profile page displays.  

Research Profile Page