Help us create safe, well-governed and equitable societies
You can support the Griffith Criminology Institute's research and contribute to our vision of creating safe, well-governed and equitable societies. We are always seeking individuals and organisations to get involved in our research, whether it is through financial support, volunteering for research participation or partnering with specialist expertise. Current opportunities are outlined below.
THE TONY FITZGERALD SCHOLARSHIP FUND
The Tony Fitzgerald Scholarship Fund supports a Doctor of Philosophy student to conduct a three-year research project reflecting the ethos of the Fitzgerald Inquiry, drawn from areas including criminology, journalism, law, political science, and public administration.
The prestigious scholarship contributes to the capacity of our future practitioners and researchers to maintain the Fitzgerald vision - to keep Parliament in its rightful place at the centre of the democratic system but with the law, community and media entrusted with an active role to keep the system honest and open.
The fund has been established with the assistance of our generous donors and sponsors. We would like to acknowledge the following for their support:
- Premier’s department
- Pelerman Holdings
- Honourable Ros Kelly AO and Mr David Morgan
THE NINA WESTERA PHD SCHOLARSHIP
The Nina Westera PhD Scholarship in Adult Witness Investigative Interviewing aims to continue the work of Dr Nina Westera, a notable researcher in the field of adult witness investigative interviewing and a valued colleague.
It will continue Dr Westera’s commitment to improving police interviews with adult victims, particularly victims of sexual assault and domestic violence.
The successful recipient will undertake a PhD in the area of adult witness Investigative Interviewing with the Centre for Investigative Interviewing in the Griffith Criminology Institute.
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