Campus Plus, Science & Technology Australia and Cruxes Innovation to deliver industry PhD program

National Industry PhD Program partners STA, Campus Plus, Cruxes Innovation

Campus Plus, Science & Technology Australia, and Cruxes Innovation are delighted to have been chosen to deliver the new National Industry PhD program for the Department of Education. The program will powerfully connect industry with PhD scholars and the research sector. It will create transformative opportunities for industry professionals to do a career-enhancing PhD, and for PhD scholars to do industry-focused research and training as part of their PhD.


Science & Technology Australia (STA) is Australia’s peak body in science and technology. We represent more than 105,000 scientists and technologists.

STA is an influential voice for evidence and expertise in public policy.

Our mission is to advance the public good and social and community welfare, and strengthen civil society, through education, outreach and programs.

We do so to advance the impact of science and technology to help solve some of humanity’s greatest challenges, including saving and improving lives.

With headquarters in Canberra, STA has excellent relationships with Parliamentarians, the Office of the Chief Scientist, the scientific academies, heads of Government science agencies, granting bodies, and key industry players.

We bring together scientists, scientific societies, governments, industry and the broader community.


Science & Technology Australia represents our members' interests when advocating with government, engaging industry, interacting with the scientific community, and communicating with the public.