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Research Infrastructure and Support
Our research is underpinned by leading research support. Learn about the administrative centres that are responsible for the development, management and support of UTS research strengths, individual research projects, research students and staff.
Office of the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research)
The Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research) Professor Kate McGrath, has responsibility for the UTS research strategy, research policy management and oversight of all aspects of research at UTS .Underpinning the role of the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research) is the UTS Research Office
UTS Research Office
The UTS Research Office supports the research community in undertaking high quality research projects and practices that deliver global impact. They look after all aspects of research funding, reporting, collaboration and research translation. The Research Office is divided into several teams who work closely together to provide the research with the best support and advice possible. Meet the UTS Research Office.
Graduate Research School (GRS)
A postgraduate research degree equips you with specialist knowledge in your chosen field in preparation for entrepreneurial career pathways, senior roles in industry, or for a future career in research. Find out more on the UTS Graduate Research School.
UTS Advancement Office
Philanthropic organisations provide funding for various activities including research. This includes trusts, charities, foundations, and not-for-profit organisations. The UTS Advancement Office supports researchers by acting at the first point of contact for grants, applications and funding for these organisations.
UTS has nine faculties and schools. Each of the faculties and schools is responsible for programs across a number of key disciplines, and all faculties offer courses in conjunction with other faculties. UTS researchers are aided at a Faculty level by their relevant research support staff.
UTS does research differently. Discovery, problem-solving, creativity and integrity are all crucial to great research and learning environments that inspire. We work together within and across disciplines to deliver solutions for our industry partners, create knowledge with our students and generate real impact in our communities.
UTS is the strategic plan pushing UTS towards its vision of being a a leading public university of technology recognised for our global impact. After the first phase of UTS 2027 set a solid foundation, we progressed into the transformational phase with a suite of forward-thinking initiatives and exciting projects driving us forward. Throughout all this change, what remains constant is our commitment to our role as a public university that teaches, innovates, and undertakes research to benefit society.
- Discover UTS 2027
UTS Research Strategy
The UTS research strategy puts our people at the heart of our deliberative approach to delivering greater impact. It is positioned to build on the gains we made during our previous focus on growth and developing a culture of research excellence. We’re now taking these to the next level of excellence and impact.
The strategy is framed with a more deliberative approach to delivering greater impact. To this end, we’ll be combining our continued emphasis on inputs and outputs with a focus on the outcomes that we’re working to achieve and on the pathways of knowledge exchange and research translation.
- Explore the UTS Research Strategy.
Research Ethics and Integrity
UTS is committed to delivering excellent research with impact, conducted in the right way. We foster a strong culture to ensure our research is safe, ethical and responsible. UTS is committed to fostering a culture of responsible research conduct in accordance with the principles of honesty, trustworthiness, respect and accountability.
Research Governance and Policy
UTS aims to make it easier for all UTS staff and research students to plan, conduct and manage excellent research with impact. The UTS Research Policy outlines how research at UTS is conducted and managed. In UTS Research Policy establishes the research environment and culture in which UTS researchers work.
Community of Excellence
UTS has more than 40 research centres and institutes that support our experts to identify and translate research. These centres that work across disciplines such as health, biomedical, artificial intelligence, data science, robotics, sustainability and water.