COFS collaboration with Dalian University of Technology

Thursday, 25 June 2009

Research Associate Professor Christophe Gaudin, Centrifuge Manager at the Centre for Offshore Foundation Systems (COFS), has received funding of $144,265 from Dalian University of Technology in China for the 'Geotechnical Centrifuge Research' Project.

UWA Open Day – Sunday 9 August 2009

Wednesday, 24 June 2009

We would just like to remind everyone that the UWA Open Day (previously known as UWA Expo) is being held on Sunday 9 August from 10am - 4.00pm.  

Working Life Survey 2009

Wednesday, 24 June 2009

We would like to encourage all faculty staff to complete the UWA Working Life Survey 2009, which will be available online for three weeks from 6 until 24 July.

Improve your Teaching Skills: Workshop on Small Group Teaching

Wednesday, 24 June 2009

The workshop is aimed at those of you who are new to tutoring or looking to develop your teaching skills.

Chevron and UWA partner to avoid the ‘big bang’!

Wednesday, 24 June 2009

Avoiding the ‘big bang' is a common pursuit in both industry and here at the University of Western Australia, according to Centre for Petroleum, Fuels and Energy Director, Professor Dongke Zhang.

ARC Discovery Project Rejoinders: Workshop 26th July

Wednesday, 24 June 2009

The rejoinder process for Australian Research Council (ARC) Discovery Projects 2010 opened 23rd June. A workshop on preparing rejoinders will be held this Friday 26th June, led by Professor Colin Raston (ARC College of Expert Member). NHMRC applicants are also welcome to attend. Further advice and feedback is available from the Research Development Office.

The Launch of the Centre of Excellence for Ecohydrology

Tuesday, 23 June 2009

The Faculty of Engineering, Computing and Mathematics proudly hosted the official launch of the Centre of Excellence for Ecohydrology, on Tuesday 23 June 2009.

UWA Engineering Foundation Research and Innovation Showcase: Revised date - 11 November

Tuesday, 23 June 2009

Wednesday 11 November is the revised date for this year's UWA Engineering Foundation Research and Innovation Showcase

Expressions of interest: Super Science Fellowships for Early Career Researchers

Tuesday, 23 June 2009

A new Australian Research Council (ARC) grant scheme, Super Science Fellowships, will be opened later this year with funding for early career Fellowships (3 years) in three areas of existing research strength:

1. Space science and astronomy,
2. Marine and climate science; and
3. Future industries research - biotechnology and nanotechnology.

Strategic Review Update - 25th June 2009

Tuesday, 23 June 2009

The Strategic Review 2009 is fast approaching its final stages. The Co-Chairs are currently bringing together their options and recommendations for each of the review areas, and this will result in a draft consolidated plan or options for the consideration and endorsement of the Faculty.

Staff are asked to continue checking the Strategic Review website for review updates plus details of any future review workshops. Staff are also reminded to continue contributing to the review by making submissions.