Research Training

As a research-intensive university, ANU has well-developed support services for research students. The Research Skills and Training team are part of the Office of the Dean, Higher Degree Research. Our unit shares news, research development opportunities as well as resources to help with everything from thesis writing to wellbeing. Our flagship offers are:

The ANU three minute thesis competition
Thesis Bootcamp
Shut up and Write
Higher Degree Research Welcome Event
Career Doctor
Get #SoMe, Social Media for Researchers
Participate in other research community activities

Our teams & contacts


Contact details
Research Training 


Contact details
Associate Professor Inger Mewburn 
Director of Research Training
Phone +61 417 348 083
Ms Victoria Firth-Smith 
Community Manager
Phone +61 2 6125 1992
Ms Lily Matthews 
Phone 6125 7555
Page owner: Research Training