Research in the Faculty of Human Sciences spans a wide range of disciplines including psychology, early childhood, education, linguistics and cognitive science. There are opportunities for research collaboration and higher degree research in all of these areas with contributions from world class researchers in the field.

Research Centres

The Faculty of Human Sciences is home to national, University, Faculty and Department research centres.

National Research Centres

Macquarie University Research Centres

Faculty Research Centres

Research Facilities

The Faculty of Human Sciences provides world-class facilities which offer the best technology and a stimulating learning and research environment for our students, staff and organisations who partner with us.

Two of our major facilities are highlighted here:

World-First Simulation Hub

Simulation Hub Our Faculty is home to the new state-of-the-art Simulation Hub. The first and only facility of its type in the world, the Simulation Hub draws a range of simulation devices under one roof enabling collaborative and cross-disciplinary research. Access leading
experts and collaborate on future-shaping research in human performance using the latest facilities, including:

World-Class Australian Hearing Hub

The Australian Hearing Hub Our Faculty has also been responsible for initiating the establishment of the Australian Hearing Hub located on campus. The Australian Hearing Hub unites researchers, educators, clinicians and innovators with expertise in linguistics, audiology, speech pathology, cognitive and language sciences, psychology, nanofabrication and engineering sciences. Some of the research facilities that are located in the Australian Hearing Hub include:

Research Seminars

Connect with leading researchers at our seminars and events.

Research Resources

The following resources are available to Faculty members (MQ OneID log-in required).

Higher Degree Research

We offer you the opportunity to work alongside world leading researchers in the fields of cognitive science, education, health science, linguistics, philosophical psychology and psychology to answer deep questions about what makes us human. Learn more

For more information, please contact the Faculty of Human Sciences HDR Office:

Contact Us

Research Office Team

Faculty of Human Sciences Research Office
Level 3, 29 Wally's Walk (X5B)
Macquarie University
NSW 2109, Australia

Associate Dean, ResearchProfessor Amanda Barnier
+61 2 9850 4861
Faculty Research ManagerMs Jo Tuck
+61 2 9850 9607

Jo Tuck

Faculty Research CoordinatorDr Megan Wright
+61 2 9850 7959

Faculty Research AdministratorMs Leanne Palmer
+61 2 9850 8073
Faculty StatisticianDr Peter Humburg
+61 2 9850 9848

Peter Humburg

Faculty Ethics OfficerMs Kay Bowes-Tseng
+61 2 9850 4197

Faculty Engagement ManagerMr Peter Hawke
+61 2 9850 9865

Research Partnerships ManagerDr Daniel Johnston
+61 2 9850 7577
+61 466 795 467

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