RIEL’s research aims to improve our understanding and management of natural and human systems in northern Australia, the near Asia-Pacific region and beyond.
Our scientists are exploring these resources and their interconnections, informing debate and decisions in government, industry and the community.
We adopt a multidisciplinary and participatory approach, working with partners from all sectors to co-design and deliver research for impact.
Our research areas
RIEL’s Research Groups provide a mechanism for pursuing research excellence, building partnerships and supporting postgraduate students. They foster purposeful, collaborative and dynamic research environments.
Groups are led by RIEL’s senior academics, and typically include post-doctoral researchers, PhD students and often Masters or Honours students.
Groups work on a wide range of topics and projects of regional, national and international significance, usually via interdisciplinary and multi-sector collaborations.Explore now