ERS Research

The School of Environmental and Rural Science has active and strong research programs in the animal sciences, life, earth and environment, and plant and soil systems. The School also has a strong international development research program.

Our goal is to 'save the planet and feed the world'. Our honours and postgraduate research students are embedded within and make valuable contributions to these diverse research programs.

Prospective Research Students

Honours Programs

For many students, honours is an introduction to further academic research, such as a Research Masters or PhD. Find out more about our Honours Programs.

Postgraduate Research Programs

Postgraduate research options include several Research Masters programs, as well as PhD research. Find out more about our Postgraduate Research Programs.

Prospective Post-Doctoral Researchers

The Faculty of Science, Agriculture, Business and Law offers research projects across the range of disciplines. Our research is in high demand and with an outstanding international reputation. The University supports its research through the UNE Post Doctorate Research Fellowship scheme that is an open call process. If you are interested in Post Doctorate Research outside of this round please complete Expression of Interest Form and return it to