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Overview

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.

Our research

Research at ECU is growing strongly, led by successful strategies to develop a vibrant research culture.

Research themes and priority areas

At ECU we concentrate our research in areas of strength to deliver tangible outcomes.

Research publications

Browse research output from ECU staff, postgraduates and affiliated authors.

The search for meaning

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.

Research news

For all the latest research news and quotable experts delivered to your inbox, sign up to our fortnightly newsletter.

Graduate research

ECU has a lively research community that is committed to supporting research students.

Supporting researchers

Research Services provides comprehensive support services to researchers.

How to get involved

There are several ways to get involved with research at ECU.

Become a researcher at ECU

Discover how you can join ECU as a graduate researcher.

Explore commercialisation opportunities

Collaborate with ECU on the commercialisation of our research outcomes.

Donate to ECU research

Support our research initiatives through a donation to an ECU research project.
 

News

We built a network of greenhouses and rain shelters to simulate what climate change will do to soils

Wednesday, 21 August 2019

A real-life experiment to mimic future conditions for soils affected by climate change suggests that some of the biggest impacts could be to ecosystems buried out of sight beneath our feet.

Apples, tea and moderation – the 3 ingredients for a long life

Monday, 19 August 2019

Consuming flavonoid-rich items such as apples and tea protects against cancer and heart disease, particularly for smokers and heavy drinkers, according to new research.

Cyber attacks cause data breach costs to soar

Monday, 19 August 2019

Australian businesses are struggling in the fight against malicious cyber attacks and human error, losing $3 million in the past year and taking 281 days to manage the average data breach.

Contact

Graduate Research School

Telephone: (61 8) 6304 2628
Email: grs@ecu.edu.au

Research Services

Telephone: (61 8) 6304 2721
Email: research@ecu.edu.au

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