The Information Security Group (ISG) will be a forum to discuss security issues and concerns at the University of Queensland from the viewpoint of IT practitioners. It will assist the Security Architect and CIO to deliver the IT Security Strategy whilst maintaining alignment with general IT operations and priorities.


  • Raise operational security matters and concerns for discussion
  • Review elements of the UQ information security management framework as they are created and updated
  • Build members information security knowledge, and disseminate this to the wider UQ community
  • Promote best-practise information security practices within their circles of influence
  • Provide subject matter expertise as required to bear on information security issues
  • Act as a clearing house for issues arising from operational information security difference of opinions, ownership and provide general clarifications as required. Scope IT Function at UQ


IT Function at UQ

Terms and processes

  • Reports to ITGC
  • Meets monthly
  • Attendance is defined as in-person, by phone, by video call
  • Members must be in attendance to vote


  • 75% of filled voting positions, in attendance



  1. ITS IT Governance
  2. UQ Security Operations Centre/AusCERT
  3. ITS Networks and Data Centres
  4. ITS Customer Support Services
  5. ITS Applications Development and Support
  6. ITS Application Administration
  7. ITS Enterprise Applications
  8. ITS Infrastructure Services
  9. ITS Identity Management
  10. EAIT IT
  11. ITS Relationship Management
  12. IMB IT
  13. Library IT