Our Research Themes

COVID-19 is having an immense impact on the shape of our society. It is vital that governments, community leaders and other decision makers have access to the best information during the recovery.

Our researchers will make a profound contribution toward that outcome.

Monash is mobilising expertise on healthy communities and urban renewal to support the UN Sustainable Development Goals under the following 7 themes:

  1. Physical and Mental Health and Wellbeing : Addressing impacts and setting new standards
  2. Human Behaviour: People and Place: changed expectations re how and where we live, work and recreate
  3. Economic: Population Projections, Economic Growth, Budget Impacts.
  4. Future City: Changing Planning and Infrastructure Priorities
  5. Social Impacts: Inclusion, Equity, Housing, Education...
  6. Environmental impacts: Air quality, temperature, green recovery etc
  7. Digital TechnologyEnabling a better future technology

Physical and Mental Health


Human Behaviour

People and Place: changed expectations re how and where we live, work and recreate

Economics


Future City

Changing Planning and Infrastructure Priorities

Social Impacts

Inclusion, Equity, Housing, Education...

Environmental Impacts


Digital Technology