We operate with a fundamental set of values:

  • People: Our core strength – our staff, our students, our volunteers, our collaborators and our organisation
  • Excellence: Is our goal in all endeavours
  • Integrity: Underpins all work practices, based on high moral and ethical standards
  • Respect: Is encouraged within our organisation to support a diversity of opinion and intellectual perspective
  • Collaboration: A collegial, collaborative and supportive environment is vital to our success
  • Engagement: Our strong support for interdisciplinary work teams and collaborative engagement
  • Innovation: Continuous improvement and innovation are essential to accomplish our goals
  • Community: Involvement with external industry, government and professional organisations, and public outreach activities provides important links to the broader community
  • Publication: We're committed to research and publication integrity (more information available at Committee of Publication Ethics COPE).