Connecting with Expert Researchers

Western’s academics and researchers have an established record of partnering to apply their expertise to address real world challenges. In this, we put our partners’ and clients challenges at the centre of the discussion and apply flexible models to access the right skills and develop tailored solutions. Our partnerships with industry, community and government have led to the launch of new products, the development of innovative services and business models.

Analysis by Cadence Economics for Universities Australia has found a strong direct return on investment to companies of $4.50 for every $1 invested in collaborative university research in Australia. Working with Western gives your organisation an opportunity to:

  • Access new ideas
  • Gain a competitive edge
  • Reduce costs and risks
  • Access high-end technical facilities
  • Identify outstanding talent

Our expertise spans our four research themes, flagship research institutes and strategic research initiatives and groups. Our Business Services team are dedicated to support your engagement with the University. The team have important professional and government networks and are experienced in developing projects to access competitive and non-competitive co-funding grants.

Incisive and innovative research happening at Western.