Current Projects

Public Safety and Security of Supply of Energy Pipelines

Funding body: Energy Pipelines Cooperative Research Centre (Energy Pipelines CRC)
Contact: Professor Andrew Hopkins


The organised interest system in Australian public policy: Size, focus, impact and transformation

The project [DP140104097] was funded in the 2013 ARC Discovery scheme round, and will commence in July 2014.​
Contact: Associate Professor Darren Halpin


Stressed mobilities: understanding the significance of the commute for city-workers

This project is supported by an Australian Research Council DECRA award DE120102279.
Contact: Dr David Bissell


An exploration of the frequency, outcomes, enablers and constraints of bystander anti-racism

This project is funded by an Australian Research Council Linkage project (LP110200495) 2011-2015.
Partners: Dr Yin Paradis, Prof Kevin Dunn, Prof Bernard Guerin, Dr Anne Pedersen, Dr Maria Hynes, Australian Human Rights Commission, Victorian Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission and Victorian Health Promotion Fund.  
Contact: Dr Maria Hynes


Community, Suburbia And Sustainability

Funding body: ACT Planning Authority
Partners: Fenner School of Environment and Society
Contact: Associate Professor Alastair Greig


Active Citizenship of Young People through Electoral Enrolment

Funding body: Australian Research Council Linkage Grant
Partners: Australian Electoral Commission and the University of Sydney
Contact: Professor Larry Saha,


Lost Talent? The Occupational Ambitions and Attainments of Young Australians

Funding body: LSAY Research Innovation and Expansion Fund
Partners: Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations
Contact: Dr Joanna Sikora and Professor Larry Saha


Health, Freedom and Independent Contracting

Funding body: Australian Research Council Linkage Grant
Partners: University of Melbourne
Contact: Associate Professor Kevin White


Carers of Cancer Patients: Understanding Their Support Service Needs

Funding body: Cancer Australia
Partners: The Cancer Council ACT
Contact: Dr Rebecca Olson and Associate Professor Kevin White


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