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The Swinburne Institute for Social Research

The Swinburne Institute for Social Research is one of the largest social science and humanities research centres in Australia. We produce relevant and outstanding research across a range of critical issues, including the sustainability of our cities, the impact of digital technologies, and the movement of people across borders. Or researchers work with industry, government and community partners to extend the evidence base, identify solutions to complex problems and contribute to public debate. 

News

Events

  • film screening

    Screening: The War We Are Living

    Thursday 18 September

    A film depicting the 'real' Columbia, in rural areas far away from the capital where the country's civil war still rages.

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    Indigenous studies reading group

    Convenes monthly

    A reading group for all Swinburne staff and students researching in field of Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander and international Indigenous studies.

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    Identity Research Network Seminars

    Friday 26 September

    A series of seminars bringing together researchers working on themes of identity.


The Swinburne Institute is proud to contribute to:

Low Carbon Living CRC

Centre of Excellence Creative Industries & Innovation

Co-op Research Centre for Spatial Information

Australian Housing and Urban Research Institute