Our School is considered one of the research flagships within the University of Newcastle.

The school’s research is a key contributor to the University of Newcastle’s above world average (5) ERA rankings in 12 areas, reflected in our research themes:

  • Immunology
  • Cancer
  • Neuroscience
  • Exercise and nutrition
  • Reproductive medicine
  • Pharmacy and pharmaceutical sciences.

Our research is conducted in the state-of-the-art research facilities at multiple sites including the University’s Callaghan campus and the Hunter Medical Research Institute.

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.