Research Centres

Our research is driven by the big picture. We take a problem and look at it from all angles, combining the expertise and talents of scholars from multiple disciplines. The Faculty of Science is home to several interdisciplinary research centres and programs:

Interdisciplinary research centres

Charles Perkins Centre
This University-wide academic program brings together researchers exploring the causes and effects of obesity, diabetes and cardiovascular disease, and strategies to tackle them.

Sydney Institute of Agriculture
The Sydney Institute of Agriculture was established to bring together agricultural research from across the University of Sydney and contribute valuable knowledge to the agriculture and food sector.

Sydney Southeast Asia Centre
The Sydney Southeast Asia Centre brings together academics, teachers and researchers from more than a dozen faculties. It aims to forge an innovative and engaged approach to the region that reflects its rich diversity and challenging problems.

See all University Research Centres.