Our profile

Our strategy

Charles Sturt University strives for research excellence and partnership. We provide meaningful outcomes for industry, government, business, and communities.


CSU operates in a paradigm of research excellence and partnership, and is committed to excellence in education and providing quality pathways to university.

Research expertise and focus

We are committed to excellence in research, identifying projects requiring internationally competitive research to advance knowledge and create impact.

Research impact

CSU researchers are collaborating with businesses and the community to find new ways to create meaningful impact on local, national and global levels.

Our people

Find out about the people that represent research at CSU, including our DVC (Research, Development and Industry) and our PVC Global Engagement (Research and Partnerships).

What we do

Find out about who we service and the research services we offer at CSU.

Research Centres

CSU has 4 University Research Centres. They are designed to bring together staff around a coherent research theme. Each Centre has broad influence and engagement across the University.

Organisational chart

The Research Office consists of 5 teams that cover the CSU Art Collection & Regional Archives, HDR and Scholarships, Projects & Grant Management, Research Support, and Research Analytics.

Contact us

You can contact the academic staff, our committees or other staff members in the Research Office.