Division of Research

The Faculty has a long history as a pre-eminent provider of research and boasts a vibrant research culture with a strong commitment to excellence. The high national and international profile of many Faculty researchers is coupled with a strong commitment to achieving advances in theory, policy and professional practice in their fields of interest.

If you are seeking research expertise, these pages will give you an overview of our key research areas and the many projects our researchers are engaged in.

Contact the Research Manager if you are interested in collaboration with Faculty researchers or visit the staff expertise pages to browse the extensive list of areas we work across.

Centres & Networks
The Faculty has a strong commitment to a wide range of diverse research interests. Research is conducted under the auspices of the multidisciplinary research centres and networks.

Significant research grants are awarded to projects within the faculty from national and international organisations, from 1998 to the present.

Many significant publications are authored by current staff in the Faculty.

Postgraduate Research
Research projects are undertaken by postgraduate students in the Faculty. If you are interested in undertaking a postgraduate research degree in the Faculty, contact the Division of Graduate Studies

Information for current research students and staff. Learn how to write research proposals and read about essential research software. Links to important research databases are also provided.


Acting Associate Dean Research
Associate Professor Janette Bobis

Research manager
Mr Patrick Brownlee

Research officer
Dr Rosalie Robinson
Office hours:
Mon, Tue: 9am–5pm
Wed: 9am–12.30pm