Welcome to research at Edith Cowan University. We have a vibrant research community at ECU and actively support our student and staff researchers. We also enjoy collaboration with other universities and continually seek opportunities to work with organisations and businesses to commercialise research outcomes.
Research at ECU is growing strongly, led by successful strategies to develop a vibrant research culture.
At ECU we concentrate our research in areas of strength to deliver tangible outcomes.
Browse research output from ECU staff, postgraduates and affiliated authors.
The Search is ECU's biannual research publication, documenting highlights and insights across a diverse range of fields. From neuroscience to nanotechnology, and management to music, our talented researchers aim to deliver tangible outcomes to benefit communities, both locally and globally.
ECU has a lively research community that is committed to supporting research students.
There are several ways to get involved with research at ECU.
Discover how you can join ECU as a graduate researcher.
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Friday, 24 May 2019
It’s not commonly known that Indigenous Australians are three times more likely to suffer a stroke or brain injury than non-Indigenous Australians – and they’re far less likely to receive vital rehabilitation. This ECU research is a game-changer.
Friday, 24 May 2019
New research demonstrates how a stereotyped framing of veganism is being used to challenge animal activists' work, but also how activists have employed the tactic of not directly contesting the stereotype.
Wednesday, 22 May 2019
Research from ECU argues that University graduates should be able to choose their own measures of success in job outcome surveys, rather than the current measure of full-time employment.
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