Strategic partnerships and collaborations

Victoria University has consolidated its research activity.

From 2018 research of the Institute of Sport, Exercise and Active Living is located within the Institute for Sport, Health & Active Living.

Our research is enhanced through engagement, strategic partnerships and collaborations with locally and globally recognised industry and community organisations.

Strategic Partners



Strategic Collaborations


  • Victorian Institute of Sport
  • Australian Football League
  • German Sports University
  • INSEP French institute of Sport
  • Aspire/Aspetar (Qatar)
  • ARC Linkage Grants
  • SPLISS Consortia
  • Tennis Australia
  • Sportscover
  • MyGene
  • and other Australian and International Universities

Exercise Science

  • Australian Institute for Musculoskeletal Science
  • National Heart Foundation
  • University of Melbourne
  • Dept. Sustainability Environment
  • Florey Neuroscience Inst.
  • NH&MRC
  • Mason Foundation
  • Australian Government Collaborative Research Network
  • Western Health (AIMSS)
  • Brockhoff Foundation
  • Arthritis Australia
  • Diabetes Australia Research Trust
  • LEW Carty

Active Living

  • VicHealth
  • ARC Linkage Project
  • University Ballarat
  • Florey Neuroscience Institute
  • National Aging Research Institute
  • Other Australian and International Universities

SportWest (Partners)

  • Maribyrnong Sports Academy
  • Western Bulldogs
  • Western Health
  • Victorian Racing Club
  • LeadWest
  • Maribyrnong City Council

Knowledge Exchange

Teaching Exchange

University of Western Ontario, London Canada
German Sport University, Cologne
New Zealand Institute of Sport Auckland, Wellington & Christchurch
Biwako Seiki Sport College

Research & Knowledge Exchange

New Zealand Institute of Sport Auckland, Wellington & Christchurch
ISEAL Seminars
Workshops with Partners (ASC, Western Bulldogs)

Fitness and Health Industry

Western Health
Physical Activity Australia

Professional Bodies

Exercise and Sport Science Australia (ESSA)
Australia New Zealand Sports Law Association (ANZSLA)
Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)

Contact us

If you would like to work with ISEAL or become part of our research community, please email