CRC Association submission: Review of Research Policy and Funding Arrangements

18 September 2015

Executive Summary Researchers are encouraged to seek funds from Category 1 over Category 4 by their university. In some cases, the university will encourage that Category 1 funders do not put funding through a CRC because the return to the university drops as the money then becomes Category 4. This is anti-collaborative behaviour — the  Read More...

CRC Association Submission to the ACOLA Review of Australia’s Research Training System

3 September 2015

Executive Summary The Cooperative Research Centres Association represents all of Australia’s CRCs as well as a number of other Affiliate and Associate members. Since the start of the CRC Program in 1991, one of the few common features of all of the more than 200 CRCs, has been a postgraduate training program. We believe CRCs  Read More...