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.
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Regional manufacturing to benefit from new hub
Research into breast cancer, knee osteoarthritis gets NHMRC funding
Roadmap to prevent sexual violence, harassment against women and girls
One for the dogs and cats: bequest secures La Trobe’s future research into companion animal benefits
From the time she was a kid, Lesley Humphreys knew domestic animals can change life for the better. Discover how La Trobe research has empowered her mission to improve animal welfare and companion animal program funding.
Dr Adrian Farrugia has been awarded Australian Research Council DECRA funding for his project ‘Addressing gender and sexuality in drug education’.