Engaged social science which inspires success in students and builds a better society. 


Academic excellence through harmonising social science research and teaching and engaging with society.

Values and Principles

We are a distinctive academic body where individuals with diverse skills and talents come together for academic excellence.   

We value shared commitments to Relentless pursuit of truth; Respect for academic difference and social diversity; and Professionalism.

A set of cross-cultural principles guides how we do things and include: Synergy, Collaboration, Mutuality, Innovation, and Prioritisation.

Strategic Priorities

  1. World Class Research
  2. Best Student Experience
  3. Sustained Academic Excellence through Synergy