Arts Research

Our research asks these questions: What forces shape our lives? What makes for a rich and meaningful existence? How can we change things for the better?


Our research addresses important local and global issues, advancing our understanding of the world. We aim for excellence in innovative, creative, scholarly research.


Our Focus Program Initiative invests in areas of research excellence to accelerate areas of research priority.


Our projects with government, organisations, communities and industry benefit both our partners and the world around us. Our research makes a difference.

Research with impact

Monash Arts excels in The Australian top institutions research

October 14, 2018

Monash Arts has been well-represented in a recently released report by The Australian that details the top Australian researchers and research institutions.

October 7, 2018

Monash Arts extends warm congratulations to Professor Sharon Pickering, who has been elected as a Fellow to the Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia for her prominent

Making way for the wealthy? How driverless cars could effect the economics of road transport in the future

August 27, 2018

Monash Philosophy Professor Robert Sparrow will address his latest findings in a presentation, "Driverless Cars and Caste: Intelligent transport systems, social status and

Monash Gender, Peace and Security Centre awarded funding for its third research project with UN Women

August 22, 2018

Monash GPS has been awarded funding from UN Women for their project ‘Building a Stronger Evidence Base: A Gender-Sensitive Approach increases Preventing Violent Extremism in

Best-selling author Dr Chris Kutarna visits Monash Human Geography

August 20, 2018

Monash Human Geography is pleased to be hosting visiting scholar Dr Chris Kutarna from Oxford University, to work on a project about post-truth migration politics.

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Engage with us

Engagement is a main ambition of the Faculty of Arts. Engagement can take many forms. Partnerships can be formed in surprising ways. If you have an idea for a possible project, want inspiration for how we can collaborate, or just want to hear more about what we can offer, don’t hesitate to contact us. Our business development team is always ready and we will endeavour to get back to you within 24 hours.

Contact us

Arts Research Business Development Office:

Phone: +613 9905 8547
Fax: +613 9905 1497
Location: 3rd Floor West, Menzies Building,
Monash University, Clayton campus

More information: About Monash Arts Research