Mary MacKillop Institute for Health Research

Prospective Students

Prospective Students

The MacKillop welcomes enquiries from high-quality research candidates (Honours, Masters, PhD) to undertake projects in our areas of research:

  • community and population-based surveillance to better understand the societal impact of disease and potential drivers of inequitable patterns of risk and disease
  • focused studies to understand and describe the individual impact of risk behaviours and disease
  • clinical-based exercise-nutrition studies aimed at improving health and well-being
  • health services and interventions for chronic disease prevention and management and psychological health and wellbeing
  • primary care health services in a community and nurse-led setting
  • social equity for access and delivery of health services
  • understanding social and behavioural issues that negatively impact health.

Please contact MMIHR.ResearchAdmin@acu.edu.au if you would like to find out more about undertaking a research project with The MacKillop.

The MacKillop also offers regular scholarship opportunities, listed below, to prospective students to reward outstanding academic achievement.


Current Scholarships

No scholarships are currently advertised.