At Victoria University, research with impact is the development and sustained application of ethical knowledge in all its forms, done in partnership and collaboration, to address the challenges of people, place and planet.
Key thematic areas
Health & sport
Interdisciplinary approaches to transform health, sport, social inclusion and community wellbeing.
Connecting the deep knowledge, insights, and perspectives of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples.
Skills & workforce
Creating solutions for developing the future skills to impact advanced manufacturing and service industries.
Developing translational sustainable solutions to challenges in the natural environment.
Policy & advocacy
Improving education, health, law, social inclusion and the economy through policy and thought leadership.
VU offers world-class research opportunities and our researchers work across multidisciplinary research focus areas, supported by our partnerships with industry and our research institutes and centres.