Collaborate with us
We have successfully undertaken research with support from a number of funding bodies, including the Australian Research Council (Discovery, Linkage, Future Fellowships, DECRA) and the World Universities Network.
We have interdisciplinary expertise, backed by our collective quantitative and qualitative research skills, and are keen to collaborate on media-relevant projects. To discuss how we could work together, contact Dr Steven Maras on the details below.
Analysing the uses and effects of media to communicate, manipulate, challenge and engage. From the exploration of the theory and practice of the internet, to video production, gaming, analyses of public communication, reality TV and representations of beauty online, we are interested in how media impacts our lives.Read more about Media
Australian identities across time and space
Australian Identities Across Time and Space explores what it means to be Australian now, in the past, and what it may mean in the future.Read more about Australian identities across time and space
Geography and planning
Geography and planning investigates the interactions between people and their surroundings and looks at ways to minimise human impact on natural environments.Read more about Geography and planning
Social equity and justice
Social equity and justice explores underlying issues that create injustice within and among societies in the global order. This research promotes an awareness of how more just institutions can be achieved within the wider society and global context.Read more about Social equity and justice
Social and Political Development
This Social Sciences research explores how societies, communities, politics and systems of governance generate and respond to change.Read more about Social and Political Development