Research projects


A list of all current research projects, as well as past projects from as far back as the early 2000s. For detailed examples of major projects, visit:

Current research

Project title: New Regional Labour Circuits in the South Pacific: Gender, Culture and Transnationalism
Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
Scheme name: Future Fellowships
Responsible CI: Dr Kalissa Alexeyeff
Dates: 2014 - 2019
Project title: Reconciling Biological And Social Indigeneity In The Genomic Era
Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
Scheme name: Discovery Projects
Responsible CI: Associate Professor Cressida Fforde, Professor Yin Paradies , Dr Emma Kowal
Dates: 2015 - 2017
Project title: Reason To Care: Making The Care Needs Of Migrants Visible To Social Policy
Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
Scheme name: Discovery Early Career Researcher Award
Responsible CI: Dr Bina Fernandez
Dates: 2015 - 2018
Project title: Family Well-being: The Role Of Public Policy
Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
Scheme name: Discovery Early Career Researcher Award
Responsible CI: Dr Leah Ruppanner
Dates: 2015 - 2017
Project title: Non-indigenous Pathways To Reconcilliation
Sponsor name / Collaborator: Australian Research Council
Scheme name: Discovery Projects
Responsible CI: Professor Thomas Clark, Dr Ravi de Costa , Associate Professor Sarah Maddison
Dates: 2013 - 2016
Project title: From Entitlement To Experiment: The New Governance Of Welfare To Work
Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
Scheme name: Linkage Projects
Responsible CI: Professor Mark Considine , Professor Jenny Lewis, Dr Siobhan O'Sullivan
Dates: 2015 - 2018
Project title: Jean Monnet 565001-epp-1-2015-1-au-eppjmo-module
Sponsor name / Collaborator: European Commission
Scheme name: Erasmus+
Responsible CI: Professor Philomena Murray
Dates: 2015 - 2018
Project title: The Maronites Of Lebanon: Arab Christians In The Era Of Isis
Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
Scheme name: Discovery Projects
Responsible CI: Professor Ghassan Hage
Dates: 2016 - 2018
Project title: The Intergenerational Transmission Of Joblessness
Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
Scheme name: Discover Projects
Responsible CI: Professor Tim Liao, Dr Irma Mooi-Reci, Professor Mark Wooden
Dates: 2016 - 2019
Project title: Understanding The Causes Of Political Trust Through Survey Experiments
Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
Scheme name: Discovery Early Career Researcher Award
Responsible CI: Dr Aaron Martin
Dates: 2016 - 2018
Project title: Is Precarious Employment Reshaping The Lives Of Young Adults?
Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
Scheme name: Discovery Early Career Researcher Award
Responsible CI: Dr Dan Woodman
Dates: 2016 - 2018
Project title: What Makes A Climate Leader?: Developed Countries' Responsibilities Under The International Climate Regime
Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
Scheme name: Discovery Projects
Responsible CI: Professor Robyn Eckersley
Dates: 2011 - 2016
Project title: Global Capital, Local Understandings: Changing Ecologies Of Knowledge In Response To A Major Resource Extraction Project In Papua New Guinea
Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
Scheme name: Discovery Projects
Responsible CI: Associate Professor Monica Minnegal, Florence Brunois, Dr Peter Dwyer
Dates: 2012 - 2016
Project title: What Counts Is What Is Counted: Performance Measurement And Its Consequences
Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
Scheme name: Future Fellowships
Responsible CI: Professor Jenny Lewis
Dates: 2012 - 2016
Project title: From Scientific Specimen To Indigenous Cultural Property: The Collection And Use Of Indigenous Dna Samples Since The 1960s
Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
Scheme name: Discovery Early Career Researcher Award
Responsible CI: Dr Emma Kowal
Dates: 2012 - 2016
Project title: The Quality Of Remorse In Northern Ireland And South Africa - Implications For Australia.
Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
Scheme name: Discovery Early Career Researcher Award
Responsible CI: Dr Juliet Rogers
Dates: 2012 - 2016
Project title: A History Of Press Photography In Australia
Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
Scheme name: Linkage Projects
Responsible CI: Professor Kate Darian-Smith, Dr Fay Anderson , Mr Michael Gawenda, Associate Professor Sally Young
Dates: 2012 - 2016
Project title: Resistance, Recognition And Reconciliation In Australia - Lessons From South Africa And Northern Ireland.
Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
Scheme name: Discovery Projects
Responsible CI: Professor Adrian Little , Dr Mark McMillan, Dr Paul Muldoon, Dr Andrew Schaap, Dr Juliet Rogers , Professor Erik Doxtader
Dates: 2013 - 2016
Project title: Competencies For Effective Public Sector Reform
Sponsor name / Collaborator: Anzsog
Scheme name: Researcher Grants
Responsible CI: Professor Janine O'Flynn, Associate Professor Deborah Blackman
Dates: 2013 - 2016
Project title: The Partnership Centre On Dealing With Cognitive And Related Functional Decline In Older People,also Known As The Cognitive Decline Partnership Centre Or (cdpc)
Sponsor name / Collaborator: University of Sydney
Scheme name: Partnerships Centres
Responsible CI: Dr Tracy Comans, Professor Simon Biggs, Associate Professor Craig Whitehead , Associate Professor Simon Bell, Professor Anneke Fitzgerald, Dr Susan Koch , Professor Len Gray, Dr Mike Bird, Professor Dimity Pond, Ms Anne Cumming , Dr Penny Flett, Associate Professor Susan Kurrle, Ms Sue Field , Professor Maria Crotty
Dates: 2013 - 2017
Project title: Unfit To Print: A History And Analysis Of Press Power In Australia
Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
Scheme name: Future Fellowships
Responsible CI: Associate Professor Sally Young
Dates: 2013 - 2017
Project title: What Determines The Political Consequences Of Financial Crises? Ideas, Institutions, And Society Over The Long Run
Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
Scheme name: Discovery Projects
Responsible CI: Dr Jeffrey Chwieroth , Professor Andrew Walter
Dates: 2014 - 2016
Project title: Fear And Licensing In Australia: Investigating The Social Licence To Operate Of An Emerging Coal Seam Gas Industry
Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
Scheme name: Discovery Projects
Responsible CI: Ms Bice , Professor Fiona Haines, Professor Helen Sullivan, Dr Sara Bice
Dates: 2014 - 2017
Project title: Youth Activism, Social Media And Sexual Violence: Rethinking Middle-class Politics And Feminism In India
Sponsor name / Collaborator: University Of Melbourne
Scheme name: McKenzie Post-Doctoral Fellowship Program
Responsible CI: Dr Amanda Gilbertson
Dates: 2014 - 2017
  • Past research
    Project title: Dyason Grant Scheme
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: University of Melbourne
    Scheme name: Dyason Fellowship
    Responsible CI: Dr Catherine Needham, Associate Professor Helen Dickinson
    Dates: 2015 - 2015
    Project title: The Context Of Welfare Dependency: The Power Of Families And Institutions
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: University of Melbourne
    Scheme name: Early Career Researcher Grants Scheme
    Responsible CI: Dr Irma Mooi-Reci
    Dates: 2015 - 2015
    Project title: Responsible Mining? International Corporate Social Responsibility Frameworks  And Community Relations
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: University of Melbourne
    Scheme name: Early Career Researcher Grants Scheme
    Responsible CI: Dr Sara Bice
    Dates: 2014 - 2015
    Project title: Policy By Design: Employing Design Thinking In Addressing Wicked Policy Problems
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: University of Melbourne
    Scheme name: Interdisciplinary Seed Grants
    Responsible CI: Dr Damon Alexander
    Dates: 2013 - 2013
    Project title: Rural Poor Women And Collective Livelihood Initiatives In India
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: University of Melbourne
    Scheme name: Early Career Researcher Grants Scheme
    Responsible CI: Dr Bina Fernandez
    Dates: 2013 - 2013
    Project title: Early Career Researcher Grant
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: University of Melbourne
    Scheme name: Early Career Researcher Grants Scheme
    Responsible CI: Dr Scott Brenton
    Dates: 2013 - 2014
    Project title: Many Conflicts, Many Paths To Peace?: A Gender-sensitive Approach To Investigating And Supporting Global Youth Capacity In Peacebuilding
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: University of Melbourne
    Scheme name: McKenzie Post-Doctoral Fellowship Program
    Responsible CI: Dr Pruitt
    Dates: 2012 - 2015
    Project title: International Relations And Security Studies Research: Islamic Conversion And Radicalisation, And Islam In Melanesia (disciplines: Political Science, Anthropology And Islamic Studies)
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: University of Melbourne
    Scheme name: McKenzie Post-Doctoral Fellowship Program
    Responsible CI: Dr Scott Flower
    Dates: 2012 - 2015
    Project title: The Rights Of Nature In Ecuador: Battles Over Legal Animism
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: University of Melbourne
    Scheme name: Early Career Researcher Grants Scheme
    Responsible CI: Dr Erin Fitz-Henry
    Dates: 2012 - 2013
    Project title: The Growth And Impact Of Ethnic Minorities In The Corporation
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: University of Melbourne
    Scheme name: Early Career Researcher Grants Scheme
    Responsible CI: Dr Hasmath
    Dates: 2012 - 2012
    Project title: Between Imaginaries: Gender, Culture, Religion And Multicultural Shifts In Australia
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: University of Melbourne
    Scheme name: Early Career Researcher Grants Scheme
    Responsible CI: Dr Maree Pardy
    Dates: 2012 - 2012
    Project title: Imagining The International: Crime, Law And Justice On The Global Stage
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: University of Melbourne
    Scheme name: Early Career Researcher Grants Scheme
    Responsible CI: Dr Nesam McMillan
    Dates: 2011 - 2012
    Project title: Policy Agendas In The Australian Commonwealth Government
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: The Australian National University
    Scheme name: Discovery Projects
    Responsible CI: Professor Keith Dowding, Dr Aaron Martin
    Dates: 2011 - 2014
    Project title: Building Sustainable Peace In Africa: Engaging Australians
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Ausaid
    Scheme name: International Seminar Support Scheme
    Responsible CI: Dr Mickler
    Dates: 2012 - 2013
    Project title: Academy Of The Social Sciences In Australia Workshop Program
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia Inc.
    Scheme name: Workshop Program
    Responsible CI: Professor Brian Galligan, Dr Scott Brenton
    Dates: 2012 - 2013
    Project title: Understanding and Preventing Workforce Vulnerabilites in Midlife and Beyond
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Univesrity of Canberra
    Scheme name: Linkage Projects
    Responsible CI: Professor Simon Biggs, Dr Dina Bowman , Professor Alan Duncan, Dr Honge Gong, Dr Helen Kimberley
    Dates: 2011 - 2012
    Project title: Building Global Political Legitimacy: How can we make Global Institutions more stable, effective and justified? - Macdonald
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
    Scheme name: Discovery Projects
    Responsible CI: Dr Terry MacDonald
    Dates: 2012 - 2015
    Project title: Evatt: A Biography
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
    Scheme name: Discovery Projects
    Responsible CI: Professor John Murphy
    Dates: 2012 - 2015
    Project title: Transforming City Spaces: Street Art, Urban Cultures, Transnational Networks
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
    Scheme name: Discovery Projects
    Responsible CI: Professor Alison Young
    Dates: 2012 - 2015
    Project title: Increasing Innovation And Flexibility In Social Service Delivery
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
    Scheme name: Linkage Projects
    Responsible CI: Dr Siohban O'Sullivan, Professor Mark Considine
    Dates: 2011 - 201
    Project title: Minutes Of Evidence Project: Promoting New And Collaborative Ways Of Understanding Australia's Past And Engaging With Structural Justice
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
    Scheme name: Linkage Projects
    Responsible CI: Dr Jennifer Balint, Dr Joanna Cruickshank, Dr Nesam McMillan, Ms Julie Newnham, Professor Alan Lester, Professor Patricia Grimshaw , Dr Elizabeth Jones, Dr Mark McMillan, Dr Zoe Laidlaw, Ms Rachael Maza Long , Dr Julie Evans, Dr Jennifer Bates
    Dates: 2011 - 2015
    Project title: The Saulwick Age-poll Archive: A National Facility Of Authoritative Records Mapping A Generation Of Social Change At The End Of The 20th Century
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
    Scheme name: Linkage Infrastructure (Equipment and Facilities)
    Responsible CI: Dr Denis Muller, Professor Toni Makkai, Associate Professor Gavan McCarthy , Professor Murray Goot, Professor Mark Considine
    Dates: 2011 - 2012
    Project title: Outside-domestication: Towards An Anthropology Of The Spaces Of Negotiated Being
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
    Scheme name: Discovery Projects
    Responsible CI: Gillian Tan, Associate Professor Henrik, Professor Michael Jackson, Gerhard Hoffstaedter , Professor Ghassan Hage
    Dates: 2011 - 2015
    Project title: Police Corruption: An Underestimated Legitimacy And Security Risk
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
    Scheme name: Discovery Projects
    Responsible CI: Professor Leslie Holmes
    Dates: 2011 - 2014
    Project title: Evaluating Redress Mechanisms Governing The Human Rights Practices Of Transnational Business: Lessons For Institutional Design And Operation
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
    Scheme name: Linkage Projects
    Responsible CI: Professor Sheldon Leader, Dr Kate MacDonald, Ms Shelley Marshall, Dr Tim Connor, Dr Annie Delaney, Dr Samantha Balaton-Chrimes , Professor Fiona Haines
    Dates: 2011 - 2015
    Project title: Animals And Society (australia) Study Group (a&s)
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Voiceless
    Scheme name: Grants
    Responsible CI: Dr Siobhan O'Sullivan
    Dates: 2010 - 2011
    Project title: American Animal Welfare Policy From A Comparative Perspective
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: United States Study Centre
    Scheme name: Research Grants
    Responsible CI: Dr Siobhan O'Sullivan
    Dates: 2010 - 2010
    Project title: Workers Of The World: International Labour Movement Responses To Globalization
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
    Scheme name: Discovery Projects
    Responsible CI: Professor Verity Burgmann
    Dates: 2010 - 2014
    Project title: How Governments Innovate: Networks, Normative Frames And Leadership Styles
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
    Scheme name: Discovery Projects
    Responsible CI: Professor Jenny Lewis, Professor Mark Considine
    Dates: 2011 - 2015
    Project title: Human Rights In Asia Conference At The University Of Melbourne
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: The Ian Potter Foundation
    Scheme name: Travel and Conference Grants
    Responsible CI: Dr Thomas Davis, Professor Brian Galligan
    Dates: 2009 - 2010
    Project title: Advertising And The Alcohol Industry Social Aspect Organisation (sao) Drinkwise
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Vic Health
    Scheme name: Research Projects
    Responsible CI: Professor Jenny Lewis
    Dates: 2009 - 2010
    Project title: Resettling Visible Migrants & Refugees In Regional And Rural Victoria
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
    Scheme name: Linkage Projects
    Responsible CI: Dr Boese, Dr Henry-Waring , Professor Brian Galligan
    Dates: 2008 - 2013
    Project title: Activating States: Transforming The Delivery Of 'welfare To Work' Services To The Long-term Unemployed In Australia, Great Britain And The Netherlands
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
    Scheme name: Linkage Projects
    Responsible CI: Professor Jenny Lewis, Professor Mark Considine
    Dates: 2008 - 2012
    Project title: The Western Nation-state, Cultural Pluralism And The Transnational Circulation Of Political Emotions In The Shi A Lebenese Diaspora
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
    Scheme name: Discovery Projects
    Responsible CI: Professor Ghassan Hage
    Dates: 2008 - 2011
    Project title: 'the Eu And Asia: Influence And Consequences' & 'new Horizons In Eu-asia Relations'
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: European Commission, Directorate-general For Higher Education Socrates
    Scheme name: Lifelong Learning Programme
    Responsible CI: Professor Philomena Murray
    Dates: 2007 - 2008
    Project title: Academic Networks And Performance Frameworks: Comparing The Impact Of Policy On Knowledge Generation Across Disciplines And Countries
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
    Scheme name: Discovery Projects
    Responsible CI: Professor Jenny Lewis
    Dates: 2008 - 2013
    Project title: Urban Images And The Appearance Of City Spaces
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
    Scheme name: Discovery Projects
    Responsible CI: Professor Alison Young
    Dates: 2008 - 2013
    Project title: Engaging With Learning: Understanding The Impacts Of Practice Based Learning Exchange
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Learning and Teaching Council Ltd.
    Scheme name: Competitive Grants Program
    Responsible CI: Dr Barraket , Dr Sarah Wright, Ms Scott, Dr Rose Melville
    Dates: 2007 - 2009
    Project title: Summary Article Of Sentencing Research Study
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Vic Law Foundation
    Scheme name: Small Grant
    Responsible CI: Associate Professor Austin Lovegrove
    Dates: 2007 - 2010
    Project title: Health, Wellbeing And Community Enterprise: The Role Of Local Government
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Dept of Human Services
    Scheme name: Victorian Department of Human Services Public Health Research Projects
    Responsible CI: Dr Barraket
    Dates: 2007 - 2008
    Project title: Characteristics And Causes Of Indigenous Over-representation In The Criminal Justice System: A Victorian Case-study
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
    Scheme name: Linkage Projects
    Responsible CI: Dr Benjamin Mante , Mr Rudolph Kirby, Dr Stuart Ross
    Dates: 2006 - 2009
    Project title: Aboriginal And Torres Strait Islander Health Research Fellowship - (treading Carefully: Sociopolitical Implications Of Genetic Research In Aboriginal And Torres Strait Islander Communities)
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Nhmrc
    Scheme name: Training (Postdoctoral) Fellowships
    Responsible CI: Dr Emma Esther Kowal
    Dates: 2007 - 2012
    Project title: The New Politics Of Trade: Complexity, Innovation And Policy Development In The Asia Pacific Region
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
    Scheme name: Discovery Projects
    Responsible CI: Professor Ann Capling
    Dates: 2007 - 2011
    Project title: Regime Interplay: From Conflict To Integration In Overlapping International Regimes
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
    Scheme name: Discovery Projects
    Responsible CI: Professor Robyn Eckersley
    Dates: 2007 - 2013
    Project title: Islamic Movements In Secular Societies: Grammars Of Experience
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
    Scheme name: Discovery Projects
    Responsible CI: Associate Professor Kevin McDonald, Professor Adrian Little
    Dates: 2007 - 2012
    Project title: Popular Sovereignty And Rule Of Law In Divided Societies
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: The Ian Potter Foundation
    Scheme name: Travel and Conference Grants
    Responsible CI: Dr Schapp
    Dates: 2006 - 2006
    Project title: Europe And Asia In The 21st Century: Cooperation Or Confrontation Of Two Regional Hegemons?
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: European Commission, Directorate-general For Higher Education Socrates
    Scheme name: Jean Monnet Actions - European integration activities in the field of higher education
    Responsible CI: Professor Philomena Murray
    Dates: 2006 - 2009
    Project title: Connecting Government To Community: A Study Of Social And Political Connectivity At The Municipal Level
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
    Scheme name: Linkage Projects
    Responsible CI: Professor Mark Considine , Dr Barraket, Professor Jenny Lewis
    Dates: 2006 - 2008
    Project title: Evaluation Of Communities Together: Festivals And Celebrations Scheme
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Vic Health Promotion Foundation
    Scheme name: Public Health Research Grants
    Responsible CI: Dr Barraket
    Dates: 2006 - 2007
    Project title: Political Reporting Of Australian Election Campaigns
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
    Scheme name: Discovery Projects
    Responsible CI: Associate Professor Sally Young
    Dates: 2006 - 2009
    Project title: "Fairness And Equity For Victims Of Crime: What Do Victims Want, And Why Don't They Get It? "
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
    Scheme name: Discovery Projects
    Responsible CI: Associate Professor Jeanette Lawrence , Ms Robyn Holder, Associate Professor Austin Lovegrove, Dr Stuart Ross
    Dates: 2006 - 2011
    Project title: Supporting Research On European Integration And Conflict Transformation
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: European Commission
    Scheme name: Jean Monnet Actions - Support for Young Researchers
    Responsible CI: Professor Philomena Murray
    Dates: 2005 - 2006
    Project title: European Integration And The Asia Pacific: Models And Linkages
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: European Commission
    Scheme name: Jean Monnet Actions Transnational Research Groups
    Responsible CI: Professor Philomena Murray
    Dates: 2005 - 2007
    Project title: Social Justice And The Labour Market: Regulating Non-standard Employment Conditions
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: The Myer Foundation
    Scheme name: Grants
    Responsible CI: Professor Brian Howe
    Dates: 2005 - 200
    Project title: Post-release Support Of Women Prisoners-processes Of Psychological And Social Transition - Populated From Themis Conversion
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
    Scheme name: Linkage Projects
    Responsible CI: Dr Stuart Ross , Dr Mark Brown, Mr Pierz Netwon-John
    Dates: 2005 - 2008
    Project title: Understanding Recidivism And Repeat Incarceration Among Young Male Offenders: A Biographical And Longitudinal Approach
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Flinders University
    Scheme name: Discovery Projects
    Responsible CI: Professor Halsey
    Dates: 2005 - 2008
    Project title: An Investigation Of Two Non-punitive Crime Control Strategies For The Illicit Traffic In S.e. Asian Antiquities
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
    Scheme name: Discovery Projects
    Responsible CI: Professor Kenneth Polk , Associate Professor Christine Alder
    Dates: 2004 - 2005
    Project title: Never Again? The Nature & Effectiveness Of Australian Regulatory Responses To Terrorism, The Esso Longford Explosion & The Collapse Of Hih Insurance
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
    Scheme name: Discovery Projects
    Responsible CI: Associate Professor Sutton, Professor Fiona Haines
    Dates: 2005 - 2009
    Project title: Crime, Governance And The Colonial State: A Study Of The Criminal Tribes Act 1871
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
    Scheme name: Discovery Projects
    Responsible CI: Dr Mark Brown
    Dates: 2005 - 2008
    Project title: Beyond The Pale: Sovereignty, Law And Indigenous Peoples
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
    Scheme name: Discovery Projects
    Responsible CI: Dr Julie Evans
    Dates: 2005 - 2009
    Project title: Fragility And Security: Human Rights, State Wrongs And Democratic Solidarity
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
    Scheme name: Discovery Projects
    Responsible CI: Dr Schapp
    Dates: 2005 - 2007
    Project title: The Corruption-organised Crime Nexus In Four European States, With Particular Reference To People Smuggling
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
    Scheme name: Discovery Projects
    Responsible CI: Professor Leslie Holmes
    Dates: 2005 - 2007
    Project title: The Politics Of Rights: Australia In Comparative Perspective
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
    Scheme name: Discovery Projects
    Responsible CI: Professor Frederick L Morton, Professor Brian Galligan , Dr Chesterman
    Dates: 2005 - 2011
    Project title: Creating Collaborative Advantage Through Better Network Governance: A Comparative Study Of New Institutions And Instruments.
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
    Scheme name: Discovery Projects
    Responsible CI: Professor Mark Considine
    Dates: 2005 - 2008
    Project title: Assessment And Redevelopment Of The Community Safety Officer Role In Victoria And Associated Retraining
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
    Scheme name: Linkage Projects
    Responsible CI: Associate Professor Sutton , Associate Professor Steve James, Ms Inez Dussuyer
    Dates: 2002 - 2004
    Project title: Communicating Power: Political Consultants, Symbolic Production And Media Democracy
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
    Scheme name: Discovery Projects
    Responsible CI: Associate Professor Michael Crozier
    Dates: 2004 - 2006
    Project title: Reason In Revolt: The Role Of Intellectuals In Australian Radicalism
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
    Scheme name: Discovery Projects
    Responsible CI: Professor Verity Burgmann, Professor Stuart McIntyre , Associate Professor Andrew John Milner
    Dates: 2004 - 2006
    Project title: Hepatitis C & Initiation Into Injecting Drug Use In A Rural Setting
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Department of Health
    Scheme name: Innovative Grants
    Responsible CI: Associate Professor Kevin McDonald
    Dates: 2003 - 2006
    Project title: Connecting For Health: The Role Of Networks And Partnerships In Improving Health And Well Being
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Vic Health
    Scheme name: Public Health Research Fellowships
    Responsible CI: Professor Jenny Lewis
    Dates: 2001 - 2005
    Project title: Social Policy & Transitional Labour Markets In Australia
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
    Scheme name: Linkage Projects
    Responsible CI: Associate Professor Hancock, Professor Brian Howe , Professor Mark Considine, Dr Ian Manning, Dr Ziguras
    Dates: 2003 - 2004
    Project title: Where Commerce & Culture Connect? Corporate Governance & Social Capital In The Global Era: The Case Of The Afl
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
    Scheme name: Discovery Projects
    Responsible CI: Dr Marjoribanks , Professor Ann Capling
    Dates: 2003 - 2005
    Project title: Young Injecting Drug Users, Embodied Identities And Social Worlds: An Ethnographic Study
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
    Scheme name: Discovery Projects
    Responsible CI: Associate Professor John Fitzgerald, Associate Professor Kevin McDonald
    Dates: 2002 - 2004
    Project title: A Scholarly And Comprehensive Account Of Australian Politics: The Oxford Companion To Australian Politics
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
    Scheme name: Discovery Projects
    Responsible CI: Professor Brian Galligan
    Dates: 2002 - 2004
    Project title: The Paichusuo (the Chinese Police Station): How Governments Construct Private Lives
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
    Scheme name: Discovery Projects
    Responsible CI: Associate Professor Dutton
    Dates: 2002 - 2004
    Project title: Fostering Innovation Inside Government: The Role Of Structural & Personal Networks In Improving Innovation Performance Among Politicians & Bureaucrats
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
    Scheme name: Discovery Projects
    Responsible CI: PProfessor Jenny Lewis, Professor Mark Considine
    Dates: 2002 - 2006
    Project title: Political Party Financing Corruption Scandals In Europe: An East-west Comparison
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
    Scheme name: Large Research Grants Scheme
    Responsible CI: Professor Leslie Holmes
    Dates: 2002 - 2006
    Project title: The World Trade Organization And The Future Of The Multilateral Trade System
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Aust Research Council
    Scheme name: Discovery Projects
    Responsible CI: Professor Ann Capling
    Dates: 2012 - 2015
    Project title: Mechanisms Of Plant Species Coexistence: Investigating A Possible Trade-off Between Palatability & Competitive Ability In Perennial Shrub Species...
    Sponsor name / Collaborator: Anz Executors and Trustee Company Ltd.
    Scheme name: Postgraduate Student Research Grants
    Responsible CI:
    Dates: 2004 - 2005