The Community of Science (COS) Database is a comprehensive database of international and Australian funding opportunities, and includes opportunities in all academic discipline areas. UWA staff and postgraduate students can use COS to set up their own expertise profile, to search the expertise database, to set up funding opportunity alerts and to search for funding opportunities. A series of "Webinars" provides training in best use.
Dr Steven Schilizzi, senior lecturer in UWA's School of Agricultural and Resource Economics, and Dr David Bennett, of Natural Resource Management Consultants, will talk about the economics of bioenergy.
The Pro-Vice Chancellor (Research and Research Training), Professor Robyn Owens, and the Postdoctoral Coordinator, Dr Amelia Scaffidi, are pleased to announce a new Early Career Research Award, designed to acknowledge outstanding research accomplishments by Early Career Postdoctoral Researchers. Five AU$1000 prizes are being offered for the best work accepted for publication.