Working with us

Working with ACJI

ACJI has a strong track record of successful research partnerships with government, private sector and community organisations. We are committed to providing high quality research and evaluation services and translating and communicating our work to maximise impact and usability. Our team has experience with a range of research tasks and approaches, including:

  • evidence synthesis
  • research design
  • stakeholder consultation
  • qualitative research using interviews and focus groups
  • survey design and analysis
  • assessment and analysis of administrative data, and
  • evaluating policies and programs.

We have particular strength working in multidisciplinary teams, and have a network of collaborators at Monash University across faculties. This allows us to bring together specialist teams on projects that span fields (such as health services research, information technology, economics and design).

For more information about working with us, please contact ACJI Director A/Prof Genevieve Grant.

Student research opportunities

ACJI is home to a number of PhD students undertaking empirical research on justice innovation topics. We also provide empirical research methods training opportunities and programs for Monash staff and students within and beyond the Law Faculty.

For more information on the Expression of Interest process for PhD research, please see the Law Faculty page:

ACJI researchers also supervise Monash Law students engaged in undergraduate research units and Honours theses, as well as postgraduate research.

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PhD Scholarship Opportunity

We seek expressions of interest for a PhD scholarship in the Faculty of Information Technology and the Faculty of Law. This is an exciting opportunity to conduct research at the forefront of designing the justice system and to have a real impact on the lives of disabled people who interact with the justice system. The student would be supervised by both Dr Reuben Kirkham (Lecturer in Inclusive Technologies in the Faculty of Information Technology) and A/Prof Genevieve Grant (Director of the Australian Centre for Justice Innovation in the Faculty of Law). The deadline for applications is Friday, 15 October 2021. Refer to this link for more information and to apply.