Values and principles
The University of Newcastle is recognised as a world-class research intensive university with a strong research culture, acknowledged for its impact and relevance to the region, the nation and internationally. Building upon the University’s established research expertise and commitment to research translation, the Centre provides engaged interdisciplinary research underpinned by the following principles:
> Research with Impact
Informing public policy and decision makers to ensure tangible benefits for society.
> New Thinking, Methods and Approaches
Facilitating paradigm shifts in land management, planning and governance.
> Advancing Knowledge
Engaging regional and global stakeholders to enhance synergies and develop platforms for shared learning.
> Empowering for Change
Providing the necessary tools to government, industry and communities to shape improved land use outcomes.