Researcher Resources is for current researchers to find information on research funding opportunities, research performance data, scientific support services, r

Researcher resources

Research Services is committed to providing high quality and strategic support to our researchers and to maintaining the University's reputation as one of the top research universities in Australia.

Researcher Resources is for current researchers to find information on research funding opportunities, research performance data, scientific support services, research systems and ethics and compliance procedures for research projects.

If you have any questions or suggestions, please email Research Services or phone +61 2 4921 7733.

Grants and Awards

Grants and Funding

Grants and Funding

Funding opportunities and grants from major funding bodies including the ARC and NHMRC. Get help submitting your grant application... More

Awards and Prizes

Awards and Prizes

Winning major prizes and awards is a way to build reputation as well as secure positive media attention.... More

Integrity and Ethics

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Human Ethics

All human research projects require approval from the University's Human Research Ethics Committee (HREC)... More

Animal Ethics

Animal Ethics

The University of Newcastle Animal Care and Ethics Committee (ACEC) has been established to oversee the care and use of... More

Animal Services Unit

Animal Services

Animal Services is committed to ensuring adherence to the requirements of legislation, and ensuring the welfare of animals at all... More

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Animal Welfare and Training

The Animal Welfare and Training Unit (AWTU) provides professional and technical advice and services to stakeholders on best practice in... More

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Safety in Research and Teaching

Research activities have additional health and safety risks above normal safety at work. Laboratory safety and risk assessments... More

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Policies, Procedures and Codes

External research codes of conduct and University policies and procedures governing the conduct of research projects at the University... More

Research Performance

Research Systems and Performance

Research Performance and Systems

The Research Performance and Systems team provide support for the collection of research income and research publications data.... More



The Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) initiative is an evaluation of research quality in Universities by the Australian government.... More

EIA Trial

EIA Trial

UON participated in an impact assessment exercise: the Excellence in Innovation for Australia (EIA) Trial.... More

Promoting your research

Researcher toolkit

Reputation Building Toolkit

This toolkit is designed to help researchers build their research reputation and contribute to the University's research ranking success.... More

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Researcher Profiles

Your researcher profile is an individual, publicly accessible web page on the UON website that showcases your research.... More

RHD Supervision

Research Supervision

Information for research supervisors to help develop an understanding of student needs and supervisory expectations and responsibilities.... More

Computing, Library and Scientific Resources

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Online Research Systems

Links to IT systems used by researchers in the application for and management of research projects.... More

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Research Computing Services

Academic Research Computing Support (ARCS), is responsible for supporting the specialised computing needs of researchers... More

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Research Technology Catalogue

This catalogue is a description of information technology services available to researchers and the support provided by UON.... More

Library support for researchers

Library Support for Researchers

The Library provides a range of specialist research services and resources to support the discovery, use and management of information.... More

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Central Scientific Services

Central Scientific Services provide access to flow cytometry, analytical and biological mass spectrometry, electron microscopy, x-ray services... More



Intersect is Australia's largest full-service eResearch support agency, working with the existing technical capabilities of its members and partners to... More