Call for Academic Staff Nominations to UniSuper Consultative Committee by Friday 15 May

Monday, 4 May 2015

The Consultative Committee was established under the Fund’s Trust Deed and comprises of representatives from UniSuper Limited’s 37 shareholder universities. The function of the Consultative Committee is to advise and to make recommendations to the Trustee as well as to give its consent in relation to any matter under the Deed.

QS: UWA ranked in the Top 50 for four subjects

Wednesday, 29 April 2015

The University of Western Australia’s subject areas of Agriculture and Forestry, Psychology, Education and Earth and Marine Sciences have all ranked in the top 50 in this year’s QS World University Rankings by Subject.

UWA featured in the world’s elite (top 200) institutions in 23 of the 34 subjects assessed.  Overall, 3551 universities were evaluated and 894 were ranked; more than100 million citation attributions were analysed and more than 14,000 programs were verified.

Academic Staff Consultative Committee - call for nominations by Friday, 8 May

Tuesday, 28 April 2015

Colleagues

The Academic Staff Agreement provides for the establishment of the Academic Staff Consultative Committee (ACC).  The role of  the ACC is to enable direct consultation between management and employees on workplace relations and human resource matters.  The membership of the committee includes three elected staff representatives and a vacancy has arisen for a staff representative at Level D or E. 

UWA: Looking after you financially, physically and emotionally

Monday, 27 April 2015

A prize of two Virgin Australia domestic airfares – to any destination in the country – is the pick of the crop among the great prizes on offer at this year’s UWA Employee Benefits and Wellbeing Expo.

Human Resources organisers Celine Gaudin (Employee Benefits Manager) and Sarina Hilton (Health and Wellbeing Officer) have combined their efforts again for a bumper expo with 22 stalls in and around Winthrop Hall.

Midday today: 2nd All Staff Forum on the Australian Consensus Centre at UWA

Monday, 27 April 2015

Dear Colleagues

All UWA staff are invited to the 2nd forum on the establishment of the Australian Consensus Centre at UWA to be held on Wednesday 29 April from 12 noon to 1 pm in the Murdoch Lecture Theatre (capacity 240 people)  located in the Arts Faculty building.  

A cultural and teaching resource: Nyungar place names website

Monday, 27 April 2015

The South-West of Western Australia covers the general area south of Geraldton and west of Esperance and Nungarin. To the Nyungar people, the area is known as Nyungar Boodjar. Within this area, 50% of the placenames are of Nyungar origin but, to date, little of their meaning has been widely known.

Research grants awarded between March and April 2015 (S-W)

Monday, 27 April 2015

Research Grants Awarded Between 3 March and 20 April 2015

 

Research grants awarded between March and April 2015 (I-P)

Monday, 27 April 2015

Research Grants Awarded Between 3 March and 20 April 2015

 

ILUKA RESOURCES LIMITED

Research grants awarded between March and April 2015 (A-G)

Monday, 27 April 2015

Research Grants Awarded Between 3 March and 20 April 2015



ARTHRITIS FOUNDATION OF AUSTRALIA
Dr Helen Keen, Dr Johannes Nossent, Associate Professor Wendy Davis, Professor Timothy Davis
, School of Medicine and Pharmacology:  'The Prevalence of Subclinical Synovitis and Urate Deposition in a Hyperuriceamic Cohort of the Fremantle Diabetes Study'—$15,000 (2015)


ASSOCIATION FRANCAISE CONTRE LES MYOPATHIES (AFM)

The University Medical Centre Flu Clinics now open

Monday, 20 April 2015

The University Medical Centre flu clinics began on Monday, April 27th 2015.

If you wish to be vaccinated at the UWA Medical Centre: