Our research is interconnected, innovative and engaged with real-world partners, and it delivers findings, creative outputs and impacts of national and international significance.
Our researchers are world-class – we are number one in South Australia for research in cultural studies, linguistics, and journalism and professional writing, and our research in sociology is recognised as world-class. 1
Central to our research is a concern with societal transformation, and addressing the social problems we face in an increasingly global and culturally diverse world.
We are deeply committed to producing a research environment of the highest quality and to that end we foster a dynamic and supportive research culture for staff, higher degree students, and industry partners alike. Our research activities are diverse, and include:
Our research is closely aligned with the university’s research themes of Transforming Societies, Transforming Industries, An Age Friendly World, and Healthy Futures.