Higher Education Research


The following is a list of all the news items that are associated with Higher Education Research.

Minister announces 2017 Research Block Grant allocations

News | 21 December 2016

2016 Roadmap Update

News | 5 December 2016

Progress The Draft 2016 National Research Infrastructure Roadmap has now been released and is available for comment.

Release of Submissions in Response to the Options Paper ‘Driving Innovation, Fairness and Excellence in Australian Higher Education'

News | 24 November 2016

2016 Roadmap Update

News | 1 November 2016

Progress The development of the 2016 Roadmap is well underway with national consultations on the National Research Infrastructure Capability Issues Paper taking place from July to September 2016. Release of the Draft 2016 Roadmap is expected later in the year.

New arrangements for research block grants in 2017

News | 21 October 2016

Citations for some of Australia’s finest university teaching

News | 14 September 2016

More than 100 of the nation’s university academics and professional staff are being recognised over the next month for outstanding contributions to student learning.

Australian-US research partnership to advance cancer research

News | 28 July 2016

$16 million boost for research and innovation

News | 27 July 2016

Expert Teams for the 2016 National Research Infrastructure Roadmap

News | 20 May 2016

Delivering a high-performing research sector to Australia: Watt Review response

News | 6 May 2016

The Government has accepted all 28 recommendations of the Watt Review into research policy and funding. ...

Sharpening incentives for research engagement

News | 6 May 2016

The department has released a consultation paper seeking the views of universities and other stakeholders on options to implement changes to Research Block Grants

Eminent Australians to develop research infrastructure roadmap

News | 23 March 2016

A select group of eminent Australian’s from the research community, the university sector, industry and government have been brought together to map out priorities for critical national research infrastructure vital to our nation’s future over the coming decade.

Showcasing Australian research excellence to the world

News | 11 March 2016

Guidelines for NCRIS 2016

News | 9 March 2016

National Research Infrastructure Roadmap terms of reference released

News | 9 March 2016

Department hosts major international research infrastructure meeting

News | 16 February 2016

The Australian Government Department of Education and Training recently hosted the seventh Group of Senior Officials on Research Infrastructures (GSO) Meeting in Sydney. ...

National Innovation and Science Agenda released

News | 7 December 2015

Today the Minister for Education and Training, Senator Simon Birmingham, welcomed an exciting new National Innovation and Science Agenda for Australia. ...

Status Report on the NCRIS eResearch capability

News | 10 August 2015

A report on the status of national eResearch infrastructure in Australia funded under the National Collaborative Research Infrastructure Strategy (NCRIS). It takes a strategic view of investments to ascertain how relevant and critical they are in supporting Australian researchers.

Review of Research Policy and Funding Arrangements

News | 7 July 2015

On 7 July 2015  the Minister for Education, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP, announced the Australian Government will undertake a review of university research funding and policy as part of its Boosting the Commercial Returns from Research strategy.

Submissions on the discussion paper Boosting the Commercial Returns from Research have been published

News | 20 April 2015

Higher Education Infrastructure Working Group

News | 15 January 2015

The Higher Education Infrastructure Working Group has been established to assist universities in supporting their teaching and research infrastructure needs.

Australian-European medical research infrastructures join forces

News | 12 June 2014

Second International Conference on Research Infrastructures

News | 8 April 2014

OECD Global Science Forum (GSF)

News | 8 April 2014

The Third Plenary of the Research Data Allliance

News | 8 April 2014