Recognition for teaching and research excellence

Friday, 19 April 2013

The UWA Business School last night celebrated the outstanding achievements of its teaching and research staff.

At the annual Teaching and Research Awards Ceremony, eight faculty were recognised for excellence in teaching, two professional staff for outstanding contributions to student learning, and nine faculty for outstanding research achievements.

Dean of the UWA Business School, Winthrop Professor Phil Dolan, congratulated the winners and thanked the School's faculty and professional staff for their dedication.

How an electronic marketing pioneer became YouTube’s Global Head of Brand Marketing

Wednesday, 27 February 2013

As Lee Hunter walks around the San Francisco offices of YouTube, he is tempted to pinch himself.

Just 10 years ago Lee completed a Masters in Marketing at UWA, specialising in electronic marketing - one of the first degrees of its kind to be offered by a university.

Business leaders to discuss Australia’s productivity at UWA forum

Wednesday, 30 January 2013

Economists and business leaders will examine the future of Australia's productivity and global competitiveness at an upcoming forum at The University of Western Australia.

Five stars for MBA at UWA Business School

Friday, 12 October 2012


The 2013 Good Universities Guide to MBA and Management Courses has awarded The University of Western Australia's Business School five-star ratings in four categories - more than any other business school in Western Australia or the Group of Eight.

UWA Business School draws industry together at knowledge management event

Tuesday, 4 September 2012

Representatives from Alcoa, Schlumberger, Woodside Energy, and WorleyParsons will examine best practice in the field of knowledge management at a unique knowledge-sharing event to be held at The University of Western Australia's Business School.

Optimizing Communities: Developing pathways for effective knowledge management will pair industry practitioners with leading academic researchers from around the world to trace knowledge management from its origins in the creation of communities of practice (groups who share knowledge).

Business Practicum adds value for students and local businesses

Monday, 30 April 2012

UWA Business School
Business students at The University of Western Australia are gaining practical experience while assisting local organisations to solve problems and explore new opportunities.

The Business Practicum unit, which is available to undergraduate students who have completed at least half of the units for the major relevant to their project, requires students to spend 100 hours working on an approved  project for an organisation. Upon completion, the unit provides students with one credit towards their degree.

Business ethics: What have we learnt from the global financial crisis?

Friday, 30 March 2012

Speaking at a panel discussion on business ethics and the global financial crisis at The University of Western Australia’s Business School, Dr Michael Chaney AO, UWA Chancellor and Chairman of NAB and Woodside, said that openness and transparency in companies were key pre-requisites for preventing further shocks like the global financial crisis.

Phillip Dolan, Dean of the Business School

Dean’s message: March 2012

Tuesday, 27 March 2012

UWA Business School
The top business schools in the world are global.  They educate students for careers which will span countries, share ideas and knowledge at the highest levels, and help create innovative ways in which businesses and organisations can make an impact both locally and internationally.

Group photo from left:  Mike Folk; Michael Sutherland; Liz Hartley; Zarik Zainud

UWA alumni gather in Malaysia for Gala Dinner

Monday, 16 January 2012

UWA Business School
Over 300 Australian alumni, including graduates from The University of Western Australia, gathered in Kuala Lumpur in mid-October for the Malaysian Australian Alumni Council Gala Dinner.

Professor Phil Hancock

New project to ensure excellence in accounting standards

Monday, 3 October 2011

A project led by UWA Business School Professor Phil Hancock has received a $183,000 Innovation and Development Grant from the Australian Learning and Teaching Council (ALTC).