A message from our college PVC

Professor John Fischetti

It is my great pleasure to welcome you to our College of Human and Social Futures.

Across the Newcastle Law School, Newcastle Business School and the Schools of Creative Industries, Education, and Humanities and Social Science, our College is uniquely situated to provide world-class teaching, research and impact to the regions we serve nationally and around the world.

Our staff come from across Australia and around the globe to help guide the University of Newcastle to deliver on its major pillars of excellence and equity. The College has a range of programs and degrees that are amongst the best in market for student engagement and experience.

Our researchers investigate globally relevant topics and are helping drive the University’s prestige and rankings, with programs and research that place us amongst the top institutions in the world.

Whether you are considering studying as an undergraduate student, completing a Master’s degree, entertaining the thought of a Higher Degree by Research, or perhaps in working and partnering with us, we are excited to discuss your future and how it aligns with ours.

The College of Human and Social Futures is proud of our successes in our infancy, but we know we’ve just started in our journey to get education right for every person in society.

Come join us.

Don’t just think. Imagine.

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The University of Newcastle acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands within our footprint areas: Awabakal, Darkinjung, Biripai, Worimi, Wonnarua, and Eora Nations. We also pay respect to the wisdom of our Elders past and present.