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.

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Research systems

Research systems

Visit our one-stop shop to access the information systems you need to carry out your important research.

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Professional development

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.

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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.

Research scholarships



Event • 11 May 2021 from 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Using SCOPUS & SciVal

Join this session to use and understand all things SCOPUS & SciVal.


Event • 12 May 2021 from 9:30am - 11:30pm

Pre Grant Writing Circle

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

ARC Linkage Project Grants

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.

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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.