Become a researcher at Macquarie

Become a researcher at Macquarie

becoming a researcher

Join a world-class research university

Our research goals are bold and ambitious, and we’re proud to have developed an enviable reputation for research excellence, with 100 per cent of our research activity rated at world standard or above. As a leading global university in discovery and innovation, we’re committed to attracting and fostering outstanding researchers at all stages of their careers.

As a researcher at Macquarie, you’ll have the opportunity to make an important contribution to the development of new knowledge, work alongside world-leading researchers and use the region's most outstanding facilities to support your research projects.

Many of our discoveries have already translated into real-life improvements with wide-ranging impacts for people and communities everywhere; for example, innovations such as wi-fi that was co-developed with CSIRO has had a transformative impact on our lives. Our researchers are working towards achieving a medical breakthrough by finding a cure for motor neurone disease, Parkinson’s disease and other diseases. Read about some of our amazing discoveries.

When you study with us, you’ll gain an advanced research degree of the highest international standing, and we’ll support you every step of the way.

Join us as we move into our next 50 years of innovation, and be part of our history and our future.

Join a community of postgraduate researchers who are contributing to our vibrant research culture.

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