PhD and Research Masters

Find the right research degree

The following research degrees are offered by the School of Environmental and Life Sciences:

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) and
Master of Philosophy degrees
  • PhD and Master of Philosophy (Biological Sciences)
  • PhD and Master of Philosophy (Chemistry)
  • PhD and Master of Philosophy (Earth Sciences)
  • PhD and Master of Philosophy (Environmental Science)
  • PhD and Master of Philosophy (Exercise and Sport Science)
  • PhD and Master of Philosophy (Food Science)
  • PhD and Master of Philosophy (Geology)
  • PhD and Master of Philosophy (Human Geography)
  • PhD and Master of Philosophy (Physical Geography)
  • PhD and Master of Philosophy (Marine Science)
  • PhD and Master of Philosophy (Sustainable Resource Management)



Our research strengths

Research capabilities within the School:

  • Biological sciences
  • Chemistry
  • Earth sciences
  • Environmental science and management
  • Exercise and sports science
  • Food and human nutrition
  • Geography and environmental studies
  • Marine science
  • Sustainable resource management



Find a supervisor

All research degree candidates require a supervisor. It is recommended you start actively searching for potential supervisors in your chosen field before you submit your application.

You can search for a supervisor by researcher name, area of expertise or by research centre name.


Further information

To find out more about research degree opportunities available in the School of Environmental and Life Sciences please contact:

E: Science-IT-SELS@newcastle.edu.au
T: +61 2 4921 5080