Lecture Series

Watch videos of our HDR Key Thinkers and Concepts Lecture Series featuring Professors Ien Ang and Tony Bennett

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Congratulations to Professor Katherine Gibson who has been appointed as the next Gough Whitlam and Malcolm Fraser Visiting Professor of Australian Studies at Harvard University.

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Youth Mobilities

Research by Dr Shanthi Robertson investigates the effects of young people's overseas experiences on their economic opportunities, social and family ties, and sense of citizenship.

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Effect of heat on liveability

Research has investigated what people do to cope with extreme heat and how this affects liveability.

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Disability Support Research

Researchers highlight the role of technology in supporting people with disabilities and creating a more inclusive society.

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Professor Ien Ang presenting a lectureProfessor Katherine GibsonA young woman photographing a view in the sunset.Woman adjusting air-conditioning inside the homeA hand touching a smartphone
Professor Ien Ang presenting a lecture Professor Katherine Gibson A young woman photographing a view in the sunset. Woman adjusting air-conditioning inside the home A hand touching a smartphone
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Higher Degree Research

ICS is a stimulating and effective environment for research higher degree candidates and postdoctoral research fellows.

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