Social Research Projects


Going Straight Home? The Role of Stable Housing in Reducing Re-Offending by Ex-Prisoners

We use mixed methods to explore the role of stable housing in turning ex-prisoners away from crime.

Loneliness Across the Life Course

We investigate loneliness longitudinally and across the life course, and its risk factors based on different development scenarios.


Pacific Suicide Morbidity and Mortality

We use mortality and public hospital discharge data to investigate characteristics and trends among Pacific Peoples with an intentional self-harm cause of death, 1996–2013.

Provision of Health Service and Community Care for the Elderly: Intergenerational Roles and Equity

We contribute to an international project exploring intergenerational roles and equity in health services and community care for older people, from the perspectives of service delivery, financing, and policy.