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:
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.
Guests gathered in the council chambers to recognise dedicated ECU researchers.
ECU is pleased to announce that the Series continue in 2015, with researchers as well as business people set to present at each Session in order to provide academics, researchers and undergraduate and postgraduate students with a connection to the business world, and support and information relevant to their circumstances.
“It (ORI) fosters confidence in research administration and provides excellent support for staff on research projects.”
Foundation Professor of Tourism, Faculty of Business & Law
"ECU’s Office of Research and Innovation has actively helped me in regard to improving specific research proposals.”
Professor of Planning
The program aims to lead to a more productive and effective university system by focussing research on: