Impact Case Studies

USW’s research is aimed at making a difference in the real world, changing lives, and the world, for the better. Our research provides solutions to the challenges faced by society and the economy, with researchers working across disciplines to help businesses, communities, and policy makers benefit from their research outputs. Valuable contributions are made to many aspects of the economy, the environment, culture, and wider health and well-being.

Allied Health Professions, Dentistry, Nursing and Pharmacy

Earth Systems and Environmental Sciences

Mathematical Sciences

Computer Science and Informatics


Business and Management Studies

Social Work and Social Policy

Sport and Exercise Sciences, Leisure and Tourism

English Language and Literature


Music, Drama, Dance, Performing Arts, Film and Screen Studies