Who we are

The UNSW Global Water Institute (UNSW-GWI) is a multi-disciplinary powerhouse comprising over 400 researchers, professional staff and PhD students from right across UNSW.

Our members

UNSW-GWI members hail from the faculties of Arts and Social Sciences, Built Environment, Business, Engineering, Law, Medicine and Science. Our leadership team comprises Directors of Research Centres and other discipline leaders. The centres and research groups that contribute to GWI include:

UNSW Water Research Centre

UNSW Water Research Laboratory

UNESCO Centre for Membrane Science and Technology

Environmental Humanities Group

Cyanobacterial Research Group

UNSW Centre for Ecosystem Science

UNSW Centre for Marine Bioinnovation

UNSW Evolution and Ecology Research Centre

City Futures Research Centre

UNSW Climate Change Research Centre

Sino-Australian Research Centre for Coastal Management

Australian Centre for Sustainable Mining Practices

Connected Waters Initiative