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Higher Degrees by Research

Study at the university for your new world

Join a research community that delivers real-world and measurable impact in Northern Australia and the Asia Pacific. Access unique community connections, environments and partnerships. Be supported by committed and professional supervisors. Be part of the inclusive and down-to-earth Darwin community.

Apply by 31 October for Research Scholarships

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Be supervised by leading researchers

Find the right supervisor for you. They can help you develop your project outline and provide the support you'll need to successfully complete your degree. 

Find a research supervisor in Indigenous and Tropical Health

Higher Degrees by Research (HDR) at Charles Darwin University with Anna Ralph
RHEUMATIC FEVER AND TUBERCULOSIS
Associate Professor Anna Ralph 
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Higher Degrees by Research (HDR) at Charles Darwin University with Bart Currie
TROPICAL AND EMERGING INFECTIOUS DISEASES
Professor Bart Currie 
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INDIGENOUS AND TROPICAL HEALTH
Associate Professor Heidi Smith-Vaughan
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Jaquelyne Hughes
INDIGENOUS AND TROPICAL HEALTH
Dr Jaquelyne Hughes
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Find a research supervisor in Environmental Sciences

Higher Degrees by Research (HDR) at Charles Darwin University with Alison King
AQUATIC ECOLOGY
Associate Professor Alison King 
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ARID ZONE CONSERVATION
Dr Christine Schlesinger
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Dr. Kamaljit Sangha
ECOLOGICAL ECONOMICS
Dr Kamaljit K Sangha 
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ENVIRONMENT
Dr Hamish Campbell
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ENVIRONMENTAL MICROBIOLOGY
Professor Karen Gibb
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Sam Banks
MOLECULAR ECOLOGY AND CONSERVATION BIOLOGY
Professor Sam Banks 
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Higher Degrees by Research (HDR) at Charles Darwin University with David Crook
MOVEMENTS AND BEHAVIOUR OF BARRAMUNDI
Associate Professor David Crook 
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Natasha Stacey
NATURAL RESOURCES-BASED LIVELIHOODS
Associate Professor Natasha Stacey
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Higher Degrees by Research (HDR) at Charles Darwin University with Shaun Levick
REMOTE SENSING
Associate Professor Shaun Levick 
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Higher Degrees by Research (HDR) at Charles Darwin University with Keith Christian
TROPICAL ECOLOGY RESEARCH
Professor Keith Christian 
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Higher Degrees by Research (HDR) at Charles Darwin University with Brett Murphy
TROPICAL SAVANNA FIRE ECOLOGY
Dr Brett Murphy 
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Higher Degrees by Research (HDR) at Charles Darwin University with Stephen Garnett
TROPICAL SUSTAINABILITY
Professor Stephen Garnett 
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Find a research supervisor in Engineering and Technology

Rebecca Murray
3D METAL PRINTING
Dr Rebecca Murray
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BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING
Dr Sami Azam 
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Mamoun Alazab
CYBER SECURITY
Associate Professor Mamoun Alazab
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Erwin Chang
FIBER-OPTICS & PHOTONICS
Associate Professor Erwin Chang
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Higher Degrees by Research (HDR) at Charles Darwin University with Bharanidharan Shanmugam
ICT POLICY
Dr Bharanidharan Shanmugam 
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Stefanija Klaric
MECHANICAL ENGINEERING
Dr Stefanija Klaric
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Higher Degrees by Research (HDR) at Charles Darwin University with Martin Boland
PHARMACEUTICAL CHEMISTRY
Dr Martin Boland 
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Higher Degrees by Research (HDR) at Charles Darwin University with Jim Lee
WEARABLE TECHNOLOGY
Dr Jim Lee 
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Find a research supervisor in Social and Public Policy

Higher Degrees by Research (HDR) at Charles Darwin University with Douglas Paton
EMERGENCY AND DISASTER MANAGEMENT
Professor Douglas Paton 
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Higher Degrees by Research (HDR) at Charles Darwin University with Linda Ford
INDIGENOUS RESEARCH
Dr Linda Ford 
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Higher Degrees by Research (HDR) at Charles Darwin University with Steven Farram
SOUTHEAST ASIAN AND NORTH AUSTRALIAN HISTORY
Dr Steven Farram 
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Higher Degrees by Research (HDR) at Charles Darwin University with Steven Bird
LANGUAGE MAINTENANCE AND REVITALISATION
Professor Steven Bird 
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Higher Degrees by Research (HDR) at Charles Darwin University with Wayne Cristaudo
POLITICAL SCIENCES
Professor Wayne Cristaudo 
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POPULATION CHANGE
Dr. Andrew Taylor
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Find a research supervisor in Education and the Arts

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LITERARY STUDIES
Dr Christian Bok 
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Higher Degrees by Research (HDR) at Charles Darwin University with Sue Smith
RACE, RELIGION & RESPECT
Dr Sue Smith 
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Higher Degrees by Research (HDR) at Charles Darwin University with Ania Lian
STUDENT CENTREDNESS
Dr Ania Lian 
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SUSTAINABILITY, VISUAL ART & CULTURE
Dr Birut Zemits
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