The Research and Innovation Division provides expert advice and support to our researchers and their funding sponsors and partners. This helps ensure our research teams can deliver the excellence and impact our regions need to thrive.
Featured research services
Grants and funding
We help our researchers identify, apply for and manage their research grants.
Research that is conducted with or about people, their data or tissues must receive human ethics approval.
Any research or teaching activity that involves the use of animals must receive approval from our independent animal ethics committee.
We coordinate institutional research reporting and provide insights that can help teams better understand and improve their research performance.
We help ensure all research carried out at the University of Newcastle complies with university policies, state and federal legislation, and best-practice codes.
Research activities can come with health and safety risks. We can help you mitigate those risks to support a safe work environment for all.
We’re committed to supporting our researchers at every stage of their career.
Our development programs help researchers navigate the dynamic research and innovation system, build their capabilities, and advance their careers. We also fuel the success of innovators and entrepreneurs by connecting them to community, customers, coaching and capital.
Research Advantage connects researchers to development opportunities that support their ongoing success.
Integrated Innovation Network (I2N)
I2N helps researchers make valuable connections, build their entrepreneurial skills and create new businesses.
Engagement and impact toolkit
We provide tools and resources to help researchers boos their engagement and impact know-how.
Supporting industry engagement
Teams across the Research and Innovation Division can help researchers improve the industry engagement and commercialisation skills, and connect them with partners to give them real-world experience solving some of today’s most pressing challenges.
Event • 11 May 2021 from 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Join this session to use and understand all things SCOPUS & SciVal.
Event • 12 May 2021 from 9:30am - 11:30pm
Bring along your grant idea / proposal and pitch to our Pre-Grant Writing Circle. This is an interactive workshop that will support the development of fresh ideas for grant opportunities and collaborations in a dynamic, group-facilitated environment.
Event • 18 May 2021 from 1:00pm - 2:30pm
This session will provide practical advice to researchers interested in submitting an ARC Linkage Projects application. Please join us to for this opportunity to learn more and ask questions.
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.