Our latest research updates and news
Whether you’re part of the La Trobe community or a curious member of the public, we’d like to share our latest updates with you.
We’re rated at, above or well above world standard in all our broad research areas
La Trobe is ranked #1 in the world for gender equality.
Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings, 2020, Impact Rankings 2020
With public scholarship I am trying to add complexity to the public narrative. Working closely with the community, I am able to see the effects and impact of my research.
I’ve been encouraged to apply for funding to undertake research that helps make a difference. During this time, I’ve also been supported with great flexibility whilst having a family.
Take your next step
Microparasite kills bacteria that cause problems in wastewater plants
It's feasible to sequence the genome of all creatures with a backbone
How the common cold might help immune cells see the COVID-19 virus
La Trobe is ranked fourth in the world for impact
High contrast images generated instantly, enabling faster diagnosis