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Josh Winterton, Mark Shelton, Paul Harrigan and Delane Osborne

Real-life social media marketing challenge

Monday, 14 April 2014

An entrepreneurial student group and a new social app will benefit from the assistance of 90 third year Marketing students at the UWA Business School.

Winthrop Professor Paul Flatau

Working together to change the future

Tuesday, 10 December 2013

The UWA Business School's Centre for Social Impact (CSI) conducts research, teaching and public engagement activities to achieve its mission of creating positive social impact in the community.

One of the core themes of its work is the transformative role of collaboration in facilitating and achieving large-scale social change.

National workshop aims to increase employer confidence in graduates

Monday, 15 July 2013

All accounting graduates from all types of higher education institutions in Australia should meet or exceed nationally agreed learning outcomes, according to accounting lecturers from across the nation who met at The University of Western Australia last week.

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.

2011 Faculty Teaching and Research Awards

Monday, 11 April 2011

The UWA Business School congratulates all the winners of the Faculty Teaching and Research Awards.

At the awards ceremony, held on 31 March, seven Business School staff were recognised for excellence in teaching and over a dozen staff for excellence in research.

UWA Students To Forge Links With India

Monday, 23 August 2010

Eight MBA students from The University of Western Australia Business School have returned from a study tour of the country that many say inspires both love and fear.

Accounting for the Future: Report Calls for Education Reform

Monday, 23 August 2010

Popular thought dictates that accountants spend their days hiding in small offices and crunching endless numbers. However, according to Professor Phil Hancock from The University of Western Australia Business School, this is a stereotype that just doesn't hold true any more.

He's not alone. A group of researchers from five Australian universities, led by Professor Hancock and supported by the Australian Business Deans Council (ABDC), has compiled a report entitled ‘Accounting for the Future: More Than Numbers.'

UWA Business School Faculty Teaching and Learning Awards

Friday, 14 May 2010

UWA Business School
It was a night of celebration on 29 April when the prestigious UWA Business School Faculty Teaching and Learning Awards ceremony was held.

There were many nominees for the six Excellence in Teaching categories, reflecting the high quality of teaching staff within the Faculty.

Dean Tracey Horton

Message from the Dean

Thursday, 27 November 2008

In times of global turmoil it is more important than ever that business schools remain relevant at an international level, pursue deeper understanding of business fundamentals and encourage creative thinking regarding the critical business issues faced around the world.  As part of our pursuit in Achieving International Excellence, the UWA Business School actively supports international forums for dialogue and debate between academics, students, alumni, and business professionals and leaders.

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Appointment of Woodside Chair in Leadership

Thursday, 27 November 2008

Woodside's sponsorship of the UWA Business School is gaining traction. The recent appointment of internationally-renowned Professor, David Day as the Woodside Professor in Leadership and Management is a key element in the joint strategy to invest in improving the business and commercial skills of university graduates as well as currently employed managers and executives.