The Faculty of Arts and Education promotes pure and applied research.

This includes research in

  • the humanities
  • education
  • the social sciences
  • the performing arts
  • the creative arts.

Our mission is to foster

  • a lively culture of research and scholarship
  • a critical mass of researchers related with each major discipline
  • internationally competitive research groups in areas of strategic importance.

Our Strategic Research Centres are at the forefront of their fields.

Our staff members

  • are globally renowned for their research.
  • are key players in national and international associations and editorial boards.
  • have strong success in gaining research grants and consultancies
  • have strong experience in doctoral research supervision.

We offer the higher degree by research program through study that is

  • on- and off-campus
  • full- and part-time.

Scholarships offered include:

  • full-time Australian Postgraduate Awards and Deakin University Postgraduate Research Scholarships for citizens and permanent residents of Australia and New Zealand citizens
  • Deakin University Postgraduate Research Scholarships
  • International Postgraduate Research Scholarships for international applicants.

Research Students

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