Course and Career Advice Day - all are welcome

Thursday, 16 April 2009

The First Year Engineering Course and Career Advice Day will be held at the University Club on Thursday 23rd April. Students will have the opportunity to talk with engineers from industry on industry expectations and career options, talk with students from the University Engineers Club and UWA Young Engineers, and find out about what scholarships are available.

Strategic Review 2009 Update - 16 April 2009

Thursday, 16 April 2009

Progress on the Strategic Review 2009 continues to be made in the Faculty, with three of the Review Area Co-Chairs preparing to release their issues paper to the Faculty. These issues papers will form the basis for considering future options for the Faculty, and are designed to stimulate conversation in the Faculty over ways to address the issues identified.

All staff are encouraged to participate in the review in the variety of ways available, and we look forward to your continued contributions to this important endeavour. 

CATL Project: Supporting Sessional Staff - survey

Wednesday, 15 April 2009

UWA is supporting a substantial investigation into ways that sessional teaching staff at UWA can be better supported in their teaching. This undertaking is being conducted by the CATLyst Network (a group of faculty representatives whose role is to promote and enhance quality teaching across the university). As a crucial first step in this project, input from sessional staff members across the university is being sought through an online survey.

Nominations now open - Clunies Ross Foundation Awards 2010

Wednesday, 15 April 2009

The ATSE (Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering) Clunies Ross Awards recognise Australia's pre-eminent scientists and technologists who have bridged the gap between research and the marketplace.

Australian Learning and Teaching Council Award Program

Wednesday, 15 April 2009

The ALTC (Australian Learning and Teaching Council) is dedicated to improving the student learning experience by supporting quality teaching and practice.

Call for applications - L’Oréal Australia For Women in Science $20,000 Fellowships

Wednesday, 15 April 2009

L’Oréal Australia is offering three $20,000 fellowships to female scientists no more than five years past their PhD.

91st Annual Engineering Ball - tickets on sale now

Wednesday, 15 April 2009

All staff and students within the Faculty of Engineering, Computing and Mathematics are invited to 91st Annual Engineering Ball held by the UEC (University Engineers' Club).

Strategic Review 2009 - Call for submissions

Wednesday, 15 April 2009

Staff in the Faculty of Engineering, Computing and Mathematics are invited to make submissions to the Strategic Review 2009.

As part of the ongoing review process, all staff (both professional and academic) have the opportunity to make submissions to any or all parts of the review, offering an additional opportunity to contribute to the future direction of the Faculty.

Mining exploration sector gains $80 million boost

Tuesday, 14 April 2009

The State Government has launched an $80million Royalties for Regions initiative to boost mineral and petroleum exploration in Western Australia and aid in the discovery of valuable new deposits.

NHMRC Program Grants: for research leading to better health

Tuesday, 14 April 2009

The NHMRC (National Health and Medical Research Council) Program Grants scheme provides support for teams of researchers, to pursue broadly based, multidisciplinary, collaborative research activity relevant to better health.