The Institute for Religion and Critical Inquiry was established in January 2014. Based in Melbourne, it is an integral part of the Faculty of Theology and Philosophy, fostering research into fundamental questions and issues associated with what it means to be human.
It is a vibrant hub for higher degree research across our designated research focus areas:
Biblical and Early Christian Studies
Catholic Thought and Practice
Moral Philosophy and Applied Ethics
Philosophy, Religion and Culture.
Institute for Religion and Critical Inquiry
The institute promotes interdisciplinary and collaborative study through research that combines creativity and originality with rigorous scholarship and seeks to enrich and extend the traditional fields of philosophy and theology at an international level.