DEFENDTEX RESEARCH PORTAL
As Australia’s leading Defence Research Prime, DefendTex has a strong, credible reputation for collaborative engagement with Universities. Partnering with Universities through collaborative opportunities bridges the gap between academia and industry, bringing together the expertise of researchers with defence industry specialists at DefendTex. This will provide the foundation for the development of novel, innovative and cutting edge sovereign technology to enhance the survivability of the Australian Soldier.
TWO KEY PATHWAYS FOR ENGAGEMENT WITH DEFENDTEX
Register yourself and/or your organisation on the DefendTex Research Portal for all current opportunities available in your field of expertise. Log in to the portal for current opportunities. Specific opportunities will be emailed to you for consideration.
If you have an idea for new, innovative defence technology, contact our Director of University Engagement :
Telephone: +61 3 9013 0185 ext: 220
Defendtex Industry Partnerships with Universities
RESEARCHER IN BUSINESS
“…..is a career pathway in academia or industry the best path to take?”
DefendTex provide PhD opportunities for specific defence projects through partnering universities.
DefendTex offers internships on an ongoing basis throughout each calendar year.
FINAL YEAR PROJECTS
DefendTex offer two rounds of Final Year Research Projects to Australian Universities.
Defendtex has helped me greatly since leaving University. The skills I have acquired are priceless and I've been able to work on some amazing projects in my time here. I would highly recommend working here if you enjoy cutting edge development.Lachlan TheobaldMechanical Engineer
Defendtex has provided me the ultimate work environment to thrive in. My skills have greatly advanced since being here and I'm excited for what tomorrow will bringLyulph CarLead. Vehicle Development
Not since my time at the Australian Army have I ever worked with such a professional group of talented individuals. Defendtex provides a platform for everyone at the company to succeed and save lives in the process.Kevin IllsleyField Operations Manager
Travis and Damien have taught me everything I know, I look forward to going to work everyday and creating technology to save Australian and Allied soldiers lives.Stuart ThomasLead. Mech Eng