Congratulations to Professor Antonio Cantoni and Professor Zigmantas Budrikis

Wednesday, 27 May 2009

The Faculty wishes to offer our congratulations to WATRI's (Western Australia Telecommunications Research Institute) Research Director, Professor Antonio Cantoni and Adjunct Professor Zigmantas Budrikis who together with Avonlea's Manager/Consultant, Professor John Hullett, were awarded a Clunies Ross Award by the Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering (ATSE). 
The award was given in recognition of excellence in the application of science and technology for the economic, social and environmental benefit of Australia.

Example applications available to guide applicants for UWA Research Development Awards

Wednesday, 27 May 2009

Successful applications for a range of Internal and External competitive grant schemes are available through Debbie Thackray (Faculty Research Development Officer) and the Research Development Office team.  These can be extremely useful in guiding researchers in developing their own applications.

Reminder: Call for nominations - Teaching and Learning Awards 2009

Wednesday, 27 May 2009

First round of nominations for the 2009 Faculty Teaching and Learning Awards will close on 31st May. 
The second nomination round will open on 1st October and close on 31st October 2009.

 

Call for proposals: FAST Program for French/ Australian researchers visits

Wednesday, 27 May 2009

The objective of FAST(French Australian Science and Technology Program) is to promote and support scientific and technological cooperation between Australian and French researchers from public and private institutions or enterprises. Funding support is for travel and living expenses for French or Australian researchers to visit each other's institutions. For Round 7, the focus includes: Materials, Information, Communication and Technology (ICT).

Postgraduate Expo 2009 - Let's do it again!

Wednesday, 27 May 2009

For the first time UWA gathered all faculties to host the Postgraduate Expo Information Session. The event took place on 14th May and was held in the banquet hall of the University Club.

2008 Faculty Teaching Award: Motorsport Car Was Victorious!

Wednesday, 27 May 2009

The Faculty is delighted to announce that UWA Motorsport won the 2009 UWA Award for Excellence in Teaching in the category "Program".

Call for Nominations: Honorary Doctorates – 2010 Award

Tuesday, 26 May 2009

Nominations for Honorary Doctorates for award at Graduation Ceremonies in 2010 are now invited. 

Call for Nominations: Chancellor’s Medals - 2010 Award

Tuesday, 26 May 2009

A number of people make outstanding contributions to the University in a variety of ways. It is the wish of the Senate that the contributions of these people should be recognised through the award of a Chancellor's Medal.

Congratulations and Farewell to Winthrop Professor Andrew Deeks

Tuesday, 26 May 2009

After five years as the Head of the School of Civil and Resource Engineering and a very productive career as a researcher and teacher at The University of Western Australia, Winthrop Professor Andrew Deeks will sadly be leaving the Faculty to take up a position as Pro Vice Chancellor (Science) at Durham University in the United Kingdom commencing October 1.

Master Class - Recent Advances in Spatial Analysis of Multivariate Environmental Data by Professor Pierre Legendre

Tuesday, 26 May 2009

The Faculty is pleased to announce that Pierre Legendre is back to UWA to take up his appointment as Vice-Chancellors Visiting Professor at the University of Western Australia.