The Institute will foster internal and external collaborations and encourage high-quality applied psychological research. It will provide members with a unified and streamlined approach to research, which will facilitate communication and the use of resources within the University.

Benefits to Flinders University include:

  • Recognition of Flinders University as a key player nationally and internationally in applied psychological research.
  • Increased collaboration and external, cross-disciplinary and cross-institution engagement.
  • Attraction of external grant funding from nationally competitive funds and from targeted national and international bodies.
  • Engagement with the local community and with professional and clinical organisations.
  • Increased numbers of higher degree students.
  • Mentoring and development of early career researchers.

Flinders Institute of Psychological Science  Annual Report 2013 (PDF 419KB) .