Higher Degree Research in the School of Health
UNE Health has a strong research culture and history of supervising and supporting Higher Degree by Research (HDR) students. The school offers HDR degrees at both the Masters and PhD level, including a Doctor of Philosophy (Clinical Psychology).
Why Choose UNE Health for your HDR?
The School of Health comprises the following disciplines; Nursing, Social Work & Community Services, Counselling & Mental Health, and Health Management. The School has a strong reputation for its research in a range of areas including Patient Safety and Mental Health across a range of contexts, including:
Strong connections and partnerships with the community, industry and professional bodies, for research in a range of areas including health promotion, indigenous and suicide, health workforce capacity building including supporting clinical supervision and building clinical capacity, and inter-professional education and simulation ensure local, regional and global impact.
PhD or Masters students in the School of Health join a community of over 90 HDR students conducting a broad range of projects across the Faculty of Medicine and Health.
As an HDR student you will play a central role in enhancing UNE’s reputation for research excellence. The School has a strong culture of engagement, in which HDR students regularly co-author papers and explore external funding opportunities with their supervisors.
For more information about Higher Degree Research at UNE
- General Information for Higher Degree Research at UNE
- Information for Commencing Higher Degree Research Students
- Information for Current Higher Degree Research Students
For more information about Higher Degree Research in the School of Health, please contact:
Professor Kim Usher
Phone: +61 2 6773 3666
How do I enrol?
Potential HDR students looking to study at UNE in the Faculty of Medicine and Health should email their initial request to the Faculty Research Office: firstname.lastname@example.org
Available Higher Degree Research (HDR) programs in Health: