Faculty research overview
Our Faculty is one of the most comprehensive of its kind in Australia. Our diversity and deliberate focus on collaboration, facilitates research outcomes that have high impact locally, nationally and internationally. Our mission is to create and share knowledge to inspire, enrich and transform humanity.
Our diversity and deliberate focus on collaboration, facilitates research outcomes that have high impact locally, nationally and internationally. Interdisciplinary and cross-faculty research is a high priority for FEDUA. Research in education, creative arts, the humanities and social sciences provides an essential framework for the analysis of and insight into the social, cultural and political challenges facing us today
Our Research Programs are distinctive concentrations of excellence in five areas of established research strength: Endangered Languages, Research Training and Transformational Knowledge, Social Work, Teachers and Teaching, and Violence Studies. In addition, our Priority Research Centre in Physical Activity and Nutrition is a leading example of interdisciplinary collaboration with the Faculty of Health and Medicine.
We have placed a deliberate focus on building teams to escalate research intensity and build excellence and practical research outcomes. The research teams in the Faculty are clustered into Research Programs, Research Centres, Research Networks, and Research Groups.
The Faculty of Education and Arts offers a wide range of postgraduate and research degrees that provide innovative and leading edge education to students from across the globe. Our researchers are addressing the major issues of our age, such as violence, religious tolerance, disability, equity in education, global language loss, and obesity.