Partnerships and collaborations are an integral part of our research capability.
Australian Research Council (ARC) Centres
The ARC supports the highest-quality fundamental and applied research and research training. The Faculty of Science participates in a number of ARC Centres of Excellence (CoE), and hosts all four of the University's lead CoE.
University collaborative and other centres
The Faculty of Science participates in inter-disciplinary research in areas such as materials science, sustainable energy, the mathematics and statistics of complex systems, conservation biology, reproduction and development, climate change, biotechnology and genomics.
Research linkages and networks
The Faculty of Science has a research income of more than $AUD60 million per year, and plays an important role in Australia's knowledge economy. We are involved in numerous research initiatives and accommodate over 20 Fellows of learned academies.
Research institutes and centres
The Faculty of Science is involved with a number of cross-disciplinary research institutes and centres. We play a major role in the Melbourne Research Institutes and the Bio21 Molecular Science and Biotechnology Institute (Bio21 Institute).