Proposed New Professional Staff Structure

Thursday, 15 October 2009

The Faculty has outlined a proposed new professional staff structure for the Faculty and is now seeking feedback from across the Faculty on the proposal before any decision is made to go forward.

Staff are reminded that feedback on the proposed professional staff structure needs to be provided to movingforward-ecm@admin.uwa.edu.au by Monday 26 October 2009.

One Faculty, One Future Update - 15 October 2009

Thursday, 15 October 2009

The first elements of the One Faculty, One Future project are now underway, with three of the working parties established and a proposed new professional staff structure circulated to the Faculty for feedback.

The One Faculty, One Future website (www.ecm.uwa.edu.au/staffnet/movingforward) is also now live, and contains information on the working parties, professional staff proposal and other information about the One Faculty, One Future project. Staff are encouraged to check back regularly.

Professional Development Scholarships

Thursday, 15 October 2009

Two $5,000 Professional Development Scholarships are again being offered to UWA staff by the Perth Convention Bureau to assist two staff members in their personal and professional development.

UWA to host the 8th International Conference in Physical Modelling in Geotechnics

Thursday, 15 October 2009

Congratulations to the staff from the Centre for Offshore Foundations Systems whose staff and expertise have helped UWA to be selected as the host for the 8th International Conference in Physical Modelling in Geotechnics in 2014 current web site: http://www.icpmg2010.ch/.

ARC Linkage Projects - applications, guidelines and help

Wednesday, 14 October 2009

The Australian Research Council Linkage Projects Round 2 is now open, with application forms available on ARCs Research Management System (RMS).  Round 2 Instructions to Applicants are also available on the website.

CATL Workshop - an Introduction to Problem Based Learning

Monday, 12 October 2009

This workshop is designed for lecturing staff who want to explore ways to foster deeper understanding in their students.

Vale - Professor Alan Billings

Monday, 12 October 2009

It is with sadness that we advise of the passing of Alan Billings, a Fellow of the Institution of Engineers, Australia.

Final Year Dinner

Monday, 12 October 2009

The University Engineers' Club (UEC) is holding a final year dinner for all graduating students on the 26th October. All staff members are also invited to attend the evening and congratulate final year students on their achievement.

Workshop: Research Leaders Program - Research Project Closeout

Monday, 12 October 2009

This workshop is designed for experienced and beginning researchers, postgraduate students and UWA research affiliates.

National Undergraduate Water Prize – Call for Nominations

Monday, 12 October 2009

The Undergraduate Water Prize is open to all final year students whose final year project is on a water related topic.