The institute's research streams foster opportunities for collaboration, project development and mentoring among members and students with shared research interests and priorities

Development, Inequality and Wellbeing 

This stream conducts multidisciplinary research into the theory, policy and practice necessary for the achievement of good development and the fulfilment of human rights.

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Diversity and Identity

This stream explores the plural and contested constructions and claims of identity within and between complex societies.

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Governance, Justice and Security

This stream researchers personal, social and global aspects of efforts to promote peace, stability and justice

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Heritage, Indigeneity and Sustainability

This stream examines heritage and culture as categories of critical enquiry and as terms of increasing importance within international discourse.

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