Back to school tips
Many children will be anxious about going back to school. Some might be excited. Either way, there are some things you can do to help ease the transition.
Episode 2: No Time to Waste
In this episode we talk to a campaigner who forced a major supermarket to better consider sustainability in its promotions and discover how marketing research can help organisations do it better.
Where there's a will...
Rather than reacting when disaster strikes, there's plenty we can do to prevent catastrophic bushfires.
Greening the Big Apple
As COO of New York’s Green Bank, Caroline Angoorly is helping the city achieve its 100 per cent renewable electricity grid.
A dog's Brexit
As Boris Johnson's tactics cause deep rifts within the Conservative Party, the UK faces a Brexit of radical conservatism – and plenty of risks.
Reframing our future technology fears
Don’t worry, your self-driving car won’t kill you – as long as research focuses on people and society, too.
Understanding the modern consumer
There's a fundamental shift occurring in consumer behaviour, from conspicuous consumption to conscious consumption.
We shouldn't fear Facebook's move into the cryptocurrency market – it may be a game-changer in the virtual currency world.
Cycling injuries and deaths on the rise
Cyclists account for one in five hospitalisations for transport-related injures in Australia. And around 38 cyclists are killed each year.
Dairy beloved: China's change for the cheddar
China has become the world’s largest dairy importer, with image and health-conscious consumers hungry for high-quality overseas dairy products.
Vicious cycle of resentment
A new study suggests the "dehumanisation" of cyclists could be contributing to acts of aggression towards them on the road.
In sport, language matters
We need to have conversations about gendered language and its role in fostering prejudice.
What's turning young men into killing machines?
A deeper examination of gender is sorely needed to try to prevent further acts of violent extremism and terrorism.
A moving idea
We know overcrowded public transport is a major deterrent to using it, but a Monash lab is working to change that.
The fake news on public transport
Don't believe the hype when it comes to reports that driverless cars are the answer to our traffic problems.
A communication change for the better
Governments around the world are turning to behavioural science to find better ways to persuade people to act.
US midterms: the houses divided
Although the Republicans retained control of the Senate, indications are that it's the Democrats who'll prove the bigger winners.
From roadside to recovery
It took a coordinated effort to reduce Victoria's road toll from a peak of 1034 in 1969, but there's plenty of work still to do.
A playground for the brain
Innovative treatment approaches to compulsions and addictions are the focus of the new neuroscience research lab, BrainPark.
David Winston Turner Endowment Fund
Using the latest thinking in brain research, BrainPark – The David W. Turner Research Clinic, will empower people with compulsivity disorders to create healthier lives for themselves.
Students of the future
In Australia, as in the UK, we see considerable public discussion around higher education. More recently we have seen elements of that discussion turn to debate centred on the very heart of a university’s purpose.
Reducing the road toll on country roads
Flexible road barriers are being rolled out on high-risk Victorian roads after research showed they eliminated up to 90 per cent of fatal and serious crashes.
Big picture, small insects
Ants aren't particularly clever, but they could teach us a thing or two about how to work together towards a common goal.
Talent shortage, but mining far from rock bottom
Despite the shrinking pool of mining engineering graduates, the industry is crying out for new talent.
Advertising writer, Founder of Future Landfill
Senior lecturer, Civil Engineering
Professor, Data Science, School of Information Technology
Professor of climate modelling
Chair of the Monash Mining and Resources Advisory Board
Associate Professor of Marketing
Associate Professor, Cyber Security and Systems
Senior Researcher, Institute of Transport Studies
Postdoctoral Fellow, Politics, Gender, Peace and Security Centre
Research Fellow, BehaviourWorks Australia, Monash Sustainable Development Institute
Senior Lecturer, Design
Associate Professor, Design
PhD Candidate at Monash University’s Gender Peace and Security Centre
Senior Lecturer, Educational Psychology and Inclusion Education
Director, Bachelor of Global Studies
Senior Lecturer, School of Psychological Sciences
Senior Lecturer, Politics and International Relations, Faculty of Arts
Director, Emerging Technologies Research Lab, and Professor, Design
Research Fellow, Department of Marketing
Giovanni Di Lieto
Lecturer, Faculty of Business and Economics
Professor of Chemical Engineering
Associate Professor, Law Research Services
Professor of International Relations and Director, of the Gender, Peace and Security Centre
Professor, Transport Engineering
PhD candidate, School of Social Sciences
Associate Professor, Healthcare Quality Improvement (QI) at BehaviourWorks Australia, Monash Sustainable Development Institute
Professor (Research), Psychology
Senior Research Fellow, Psychology
Margaret Gardner AO
President and Vice-Chancellor, Monash University
Senior Research Fellow at Monash University Accident Research Centre
Associate Professor, Psychology
Research Fellow, Medicine, Nursing, and Health Sciences
Professor of Criminology
Professor of Sociology
Senior Lecturer in Criminology