The Office of Research and Innovation provides strategic and operational support to the University’s research program and plays a crucial role in facilitating research outcomes.
We help to build ECU’s research profile by providing support to researchers and developing and implementing research policies. We also provide links to a range of agencies, particularly research funding bodies.
The Office of Research and Innovation provides a range of services to support and inspire ECU’s research community, including:
Researchers have found that eating a Mediterranean diet reduces the risk of developing Alzheimer's disease.
Cancer Council WA has awarded more than $450,000 to ECU researchers to develop new ways to detect and treat cancer.
ECU’s Enterprise Tuesday 2015 Series has a distinctive difference this year, with a guest academic speaker now presenting at every Session, along with an industry speaker.
“ECU’s Research Commercialisation team played a significant role in negotiating the terms of a donation towards my research”
Professor of Psychology, Director of the Cognition Research Group
“It (ORI) fosters confidence in research administration and provides excellent support for staff on research projects.”
Foundation Professor of Tourism, Faculty of Business & Law
The program aims to lead to a more productive and effective university system by focussing research on: