Research

At Western Sydney University we believe that excellent research and practical outcomes are essential to our overall mission. A variety of resources and support are available to support research at Western:

  • The Research Lifecycle toolkit assists with accessing key Library resources and services with the focus on increasing the quality and impact of research outputs
  • Western Sydney University research is made searchable and accessible to the global research community via the Institutional Repository, Research Direct
  • The Researcher Portal provides access to information about Western U researchers including: publication history, research projects, ethics protocols and details of research activity
  • REDI (Research, Engagement, Development and Innovation) provides an integrated suite of services supporting the University's research effort. REDI also facilitate access to a wide range of skilled support services, including advice about all research related procedures and policies.
  • Talent and Leadership Development supports early to mid-career researchers by facilitating campus based speed mentoring, academic career development forums and early career networks. For further information, search using the keywords in MyCareer Online (opens in a new window)
  • Developing your Research Capabilities (opens in a new window) is a guide designed as a quick reference tool to explore how you might increase your research productivity, outcomes and impact
  • Developing your Engagement and Leadership Capabilities (opens in a new window) explores how you are making a positive contribution to and building strong connections and linkages with the University, your discipline, the academic community and broader sector.