VCV - 21 February 2018

Thursday, 1 March 2018

Good afternoon. I spoke about the Be Inspiredcampaign at December’s all staff forum and informed staff that we would begin recruitment early this year for a number of positions.

VCV - 21 February 2018

Thursday, 1 March 2018

Good afternoon. I spoke about the Be Inspiredcampaign at December’s all staff forum and informed staff that we would begin recruitment early this year for a number of positions.

Appointment of Director – Centre for Microscopy, Characterisation and Analysis (CMCA)

Tuesday, 27 February 2018

Dear Colleagues

It is my pleasure to announce the appointment of Associate Professor Matt Kilburn as the new Director of the Centre for Microscopy, Characterisation and Analysis (CMCA).

Leading the way in education

Friday, 23 February 2018

The newly-appointed Pro Vice-Chancellor (Education), Professor Peter J. Dean, has always had a strong military connection throughout his life and has managed to forge a career that encompasses both this and his passion for education.

Growing up with a father that served in the Australian Army and a sister in the Royal Australian Navy, Peter was inspired to follow a military career pathway. For him, this decision has made a lasting impact on his professional life.

Researchers and innovators nominate for the IQ Awards 2018 from now until 30 March

Thursday, 22 February 2018

If you’re a champion of innovation and enterprise at UWA, nominate yourself – or someone you know -  for the IQ Awards 2018. Winners will receive a $2500 grant to support their project.

The IQ Awards recognise UWA researchers, staff and students who are developing creative solutions to problems worth solving.

UWA staff and researchers are eligible to enter two awards:

Fogarty scholars 2018

WA's brightest awarded UWA Fogarty Scholarships

Thursday, 22 February 2018

Ten of the State’s highest-achieving students have accepted UWA Fogarty Scholarships to study at The University of Western Australia.

VCV - 21 February 2018

Wednesday, 21 February 2018

Good morning. The development of Forrest Hall is near completion and I’m pleased to share we will soon open this state-of-the-art facility. 

Keeping up with the pace of learning

Monday, 19 February 2018

Dr Dino Spagnoli's interest in chemistry started with a childhood fascination with crystals; however, it was only when he reached university that his real passion for all things molecular started to take hold.

Originally from the UK, Dino works as a lecturer and coordinator of first-year studies in chemistry and biochemistry, helping students transition smoothly from high school to university learning.

Acting Dean of Coursework Studies

Monday, 19 February 2018

Colleagues

I wish to welcome Associate Professor Annette George (Head of School, School of Earth Sciences), who will be sharing the Acting Dean of Coursework Studies role with Professor Graham Brown (Head of School, School of Social Sciences).

I also take this opportunity to express my sincere appreciation to Professor Jane Heyworth (Population and Public Health) who has been sharing the Acting Dean of Coursework Studies role with Graham up until now.

Call for nominations to the Academic Board

Thursday, 15 February 2018

Nominations are invited for the election of academic staff and general staff to the Academic Board.  Elections will be carried out by postal ballot in these two categories. Research staff should apply in the relevant category according to whether they hold an academic or general staff appointment.