CSU is committed to excellence in research, to identifying and supporting areas and projects which allow the University to undertake internationally competitive research and research training.
High quality research opportunities in proven areas of research strength.
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CSU engages in strategic, applied research that focuses on significant problems or issues. Key drivers for our research activities are quality and excellence, with an emphasis on the creation of new knowledge for the advancement of fields of study and the enhancement of the society in general.
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There are a variety of Support Services available through Student Services including: Indigenous services, International support, Student counselling, Disability services, Equity and Diversity, Health information, Spiritual support, Mentoring, Child care support, Professional Development and more.
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Research Centres have been established to provide areas of research concentration and support the University's commitment to collaborative and interdisciplinary research.
CSU's staff profile includes around 140 members of the professoriate, including 15 Strategic Research Professors employed to further enhance our research capacity.
Research Higher Degree Scholarships and other funding support is available.
CSU offers a variety of flexible Professional Development Programs to support your research when you need it.
Significant industry partnerships for building regional communities and achieving sustainable futures.
Open access to a digital archive of CSU research including journal articles, conference papers and creative works.
Visit the CSU Research Output (CRO) digital archive.
Sustainability and global citizenship are central values at CSU. At CSU we strive for economic, social, and environmental sustainability, including the responsible stewardship of resources.
A key source of information for all Higher Degree by Research students at CSU.
This video is from the 2013 CSU Grand Final of the Three Minute Thesis (3MT™).
Bottle colour and thickness can reduce white wine spoilage from light, increasing shelf life and maintaining quality
Charles Sturt University's Mark O'Brien asks CSU climate change expert Professor Kevin Parton about the possible effects of climate change on food security in Australia and worldwide.
Listen to Associate Professor of Soil Management, Philip Eberbach from the school Agricultural and Wine Sciences, as he examines how tolerant rice is to higher temperatures.