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Research Strengths

The University of Canterbury delivers creative and innovative research for the benefit of both local and global communities. Our academic leaders are courageous, forward-thinking and generous with their knowledge. They explore their fields of expertise with integrity and vigour, encourage conversations and challenges, and share their discoveries with the intent of creating better outcomes for everyone.

The University's strategic vision commits the University of Canterbury to continue and strengthen its focus on the research themes Sustainable Futures; Child Development; Brain, Behaviour and Language; Technology to Advance Humanity; Equality and Social Justice; and Disaster Preparedness and Resilience.

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