Funding Opportunities: “Webinar” introduction to COS Database

Tuesday, 18 August 2009

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.

Bioenergy forum: Is bioenergy a viable option?

Thursday, 6 August 2009

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.

Australian Synchrotron Development Plan (ASDP) Workshops

Wednesday, 5 August 2009

Everyone is welcome to come along to the Australian Synchrotron Development Plan (ASDP) Workshops.

Seminar: “Operational Oceanography: examples from Sri Lanka and South-western Australia”

Tuesday, 4 August 2009

All staff are invited to this School of Environmental Systems Engineering (SESE) seminar by Winthrop Professor Charitha Pattiaratchi.

Call for applications: Awards for Early Career Postdoctoral Researchers for best work accepted for publications

Tuesday, 4 August 2009

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.

Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research Projects welcomes new project ideas

Tuesday, 4 August 2009

The Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR) is part of Australia's international development cooperation program. The Centre works toward advancing Australia's national interest by assisting developing countries to reduce poverty and achieve sustainable development.

IEEE Signal Processing Society Western Australia Chapter Seminar

Monday, 3 August 2009

All staff are invited to the IEEE Signal Processing Society Chapter Seminar ‘Voice-Activated data entry for the Geneoz Vivarium Management Solution' by Dr Frank Koentgen, Co-founder, Director and CEO of Ozgene Pty Ltd.

University of Western Australia AIPN Student Club

Monday, 3 August 2009

The University of Western Australia is looking to form an AIPN (Association of International Petroleum Negotiators) student club. The AIPN is a leading multi-disciplinary organisation for people active in the petroleum industry, including lawyers, engineers and those with a business qualification.

Call for applications: ATSE Early Career Symposium Travel Fellowships

Monday, 3 August 2009

On 16-17 November 2009, the Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering (ATSE) is holding its Annual Symposium ‘Future-Proofing Australia - Rising to the Challenge of Climate Change'. ATSE is awarding Early Career Symposium (ECS) Fellowships to researchers (including students and those within 3 years of their PhD award) who are developing a career in the scientific and technological industries. ATSE ECS Fellows will be invited to attend the Symposium and contribute to the conclusions.

Call for applications: AusAID Australian Leadership Awards Fellowships

Monday, 3 August 2009

AusAID is the Australian Government agency responsible for managing Australia's overseas aid program. The Australian Leadership Awards - Fellowships (ALAF) are a component of a regional program that aims to develop leadership and build partnerships and linkages with developing countries.