Young female scientist pipetting solution in a laboratory setting. Wearing eye protection, a white lab coat and blue gloves. Photo: University of Tasmania.

Research opportunities

We are seeking outstanding graduates with an interest in solving fundamental and technical challenges in analytical science, with a focus on delivering analytical solutions and impact to technology end-users.

Competitive scholarships are offered for all projects. HyTECH students will receive a competitive post-graduate stipend, contribute to a program of cutting-edge industry focused research, be supported with a substantial annual program of early career researcher professional development, and over the course of their candidature spend a minimum of twelve months placement within the facilities of one or more of the project's supporting partner organisations. Explore our current projects below.

Glass vials for liquid samples. Laboratory equipment for dispensing fluid samples. Shallow depth of field. Photo: Nordroden / iStock.
Bernadette Proemse in waders collecting a water sample in Sandy Bay (Marieville Esplanade). Photo: M. Thompson.
Bernadette Proemse (DEP) collecting a water sample in Sandy Bay.
Photo: M. Thompson