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The ResearchStart Program provides a great opportunity for students to gain insight into research practice while developing research skills that will enhance future learning opportunities. The Faculty aims to promote and develop a research culture and to this end, the ResearchStart Program links students to an experienced academic staff member to work on a real-world research project. The program is targeted at 2nd year and above undergraduate students as well as postgraduate coursework students.
- undergraduate students $1600
- postgraduate students $2000
Below is the list of the 2017 selected projects and supervising academics.
2017 ResearchStart Projects
|Staff Name/s||Student Career||Skills||Title of Project|
|Laurence Kimmel||Postgraduate||Excel, Library Research Skills, Digital Design||Research on regulation for safety and security in public building in Australia|
|Paul Osmond||Postgraduate||Quantitative||Development of a space syntax database for research and practice|
|Sarath Kumarasiri Mataraarachchi and David Sanderson||Postgraduate||Excel, GIS, Library Research Skills, Interview Skills||The role of community cohesion in disaster recovery process – a study based on community resilience to flooding disasters in low income areas in Colombo.|
|Hoon Han||Undergraduate||SPSS, Excel, Survey||Housing careers of minority ethic immigrants in Australia – Preferences, constraints and typical pathway|
|Martin Loosemore||Undergraduate||SPSS, Library Research Skills, Survey||Construction project productivity and industrial relations in Australia|
|Samad Sepasgozar||Undergraduate||Survey, Interview Skills, 3D Modelling||Utilization of Digital Technologies for Property Management|
|Christine Steinmetz||Undergraduate||Library Research Skills, Survey, Interview Skills||The myth of certainty: Achieving balanced prescription in land use planning in New South Wales|
The ResearchStart grants are an initiative of the Office of the Associate Deans, Education & Research. For more information please email firstname.lastname@example.org
For past winning recipients of the ResearchStart Program, click here.