Vice-Chancellor Professor Paul Johnson

UWA in the Australia- Asia-US strategic triangle

Thursday, 29 November 2012

We are always delighted to welcome international visitors to our campus, but the recent visit of United States Secretary of State, Hillary Rodham Clinton, was a particularly special occasion.

Vice-Chancellor Professor Paul Johnson

A University for city and country

Monday, 12 November 2012

Recent events reflect our University’s commitment to Western Australia and our mission to serve all West Australians whether they live in metropolitan or rural and remote areas.

Vice-Chancellor Professor Paul Johnson

Making a difference

Monday, 5 November 2012

I have just returned from a successful visit to the United Kingdom and the United States, where, with the support of the team from Development and Alumni Relations, I had the pleasure of meeting some of our alumni who are forging successful careers overseas.

Vice-Chancellor Professor Paul Johnson

A State of Excitement

Monday, 15 October 2012

Excitement is building on campus as our University prepares to celebrate our centenary.

Vice-Chancellor Professor Paul Johnson

Building on our strong foundations

Friday, 12 October 2012

When John Winthrop Hackett founded the first free university of the British Empire a century ago, he could scarcely have imagined that this small University in a fledging state could become one of the world’s best.

UWA Vice-Chancellor Professor Paul Johnson

Joining a special community

Monday, 17 September 2012

The publication of this issue of UWA News coincides with the final days of our spring graduation season. These 2,000 graduating students join more than 100,000 who have left our University over almost a century.

Vice-Chancellor Paul Johnson

Looking to UWA’s future

Wednesday, 5 September 2012

The University of Western Australia can proudly claim a century of outstanding intellectual achievement and distinguished service to communities locally, nationally and internationally.

UWA Vice-Chancellor Professor Paul Johnson

Developing a ‘leadership culture’

Wednesday, 22 August 2012

A recent workshop run for the University's highly successful Leadership Development for Women (LDW) program provided an opportunity to consider leadership issues in an increasingly competitive higher education environment.

UWA Vice-Chancellor Professor Paul Johnson

Global on-line offerings present new challenges for campus-based learning

Monday, 6 August 2012

There have been some significant global developments in recent months in the provision of on-line education which support the view that we are on the verge of a change which will fundamentally challenge the traditional delivery of university courses.

Providing an international student experience

Thursday, 26 July 2012

A recent planning day for the UWA International Centre provided a valuable opportunity to reflect on the meaning and importance of internationalisation at our University.