Research is a fundamental cornerstone of our mission as a University. Through research, and research-led teaching, we build and develop the knowledge and capabilities that improve lives and enhance society as a whole.
Flinders University researchers have long challenged conventional wisdom and created new ways of thinking about difficult issues. Our outstanding achievements are a strong indication of the ambition that drives our discoveries, which we translate into practice to make a positive difference to people’s lives.
Bioengineering live brain tissue to uncover the mysteries of incurable brain disorders.
People’s vulnerability to fraud & financial scams may reveal more than just an assault on their savings.
Insect vision influences robotic detection and monitoring systems.
When humans land on Mars, what law will apply? It’s an important legal riddle that now reaches far beyond a science fiction plotline.
Surviving cancer is a feat, but what happens afterwards? Flinders research is boosting cancer care.
Revealing the hidden histories of past lives to understand human adaptation.
Whether you want to explore a topic that interests you in depth, create new knowledge or become an expert in your field, a higher degree by research at Flinders will help you to make a difference.
Work with highly qualified and recognised supervisors, connect with industry, government and the community, and contribute to the global research conversation. Higher degrees by research transform lives, opening you up to new opportunities and making an impact with new discoveries.
Learn about the range of higher degrees by research areas available at Flinders University and find a research supervisor.
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