Become a Monash researcher

Why join Monash?

We nurture and invest in our researchers. As a researcher, you will be provided with opportunities to work with dynamic and cutting-edge research teams both disciplinary based and cross-disciplinary.

Excellence underpins all we do. From the people who make up our dynamic research community, to the services and support we provide to help make the research happen. We celebrate and recognise the achievements of our researchers.

We have also had a long history of partnering with industry, government, hospitals and other international and national collaborators to deliver tangible impact and benefit to the communities we serve across the globe.

“We empower leading researchers to tackle the grand challenges of the age”

“We proactively encourage and support interdisciplinary research”

“We support deep partnerships to develop innovative discoveries and solutions”

“We connect our researchers with targeted funding opportunities and provide access to systems and support to make it easier for researchers to be able to get on with their research”

“We provide access to world-leading infrastructure that can translate research from discovery, prototype and proof-of-concept, through to commercialisation, development and production”

“We challenge bright minds to build the next generation of research leaders”

We also offer a range of support services to our research community.

A global university with a global reputation

When you choose to do research at Monash, you are choosing:

  • A Group of Eight, so you are among the most research intensive universities in Australia.
  • A broad based university with a significant global reach through its international locations and research networks of excellence.
  • A world-class university with world-class infrastructure and services.
  • A university with a strong focus on supporting and developing its early career researchers.
  • A university that has cemented its position in the top 100 universities as ranked by the Times Higher Education Global University Rankings.