Research at ECU is growing strongly, led by successful strategies to develop a vibrant research culture which aligns with and informs our learning and teaching activities.
The University's approach to its research is differentiated, targeted and welcoming of quality collaborative partners. Our strategies include: concentrating research in areas of strength and excellence; engaging widely with local, national and international institutions, industry and community partners, and all levels of government; establishing and partnering in research centres; appointing researchers who are leaders in their fields; and commercialising applied outcomes.
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Investigating whether primary school children have the skills to negotiate social media is the focus of a research project which has been awarded $383,899.
The latest weapons in the fight against cancer – weightlifting and sprinting – are now available for patients at a state-of-the-art centre in Joondalup.
A research project to better understand the role exercise plays in counteracting the sexual dysfunction associated with prostate cancer has been given a boost worth $561,844.
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Population Health Research Group members have national and international research linkages and have received international recognition for their work in the area of services coordination for victims of family and domestic violence.
The Centre for Sustainable Regional Futures, based at ECU's South West Campus (Bunbury), Western Australia is an integral part of the Faculty of Regional Professional Studies interaction with the broad educational precinct that includes the modern South West Health Campus and South West College of TAFE.
Research at ECU is growing strongly, led by successful strategies to develop a vibrant research culture which aligns with and informs our teaching and learning activities.
ECU Research Week is an annual event that brings together staff, students, current and future researchers to share their research, knowledge, ideas and inspiration.
Graduate Research School
ECU's Graduate Research School provides support to research masters and doctoral students, their supervisors and the faculties.
Office of Research and Innovation
The Office of Research and Innovation is responsible for administering all externally funded research awards, as well as central University research funding schemes.