The Australian Awards for University Teaching

Tuesday, 23 October 2018

The Australian Awards for University Teaching (AAUT) recognise the impact that educators have on the learning and teaching experiences and outcomes of university students.

Introducing our new UniSuper representative

Thursday, 18 October 2018

Congratulations to Heather Morton, who has been appointed as the University’s Professional and General Staff representative on the UniSuper Consultative Committee.

Heather was appointed as the representative following a week-long ballot where University staff UniSuper members were invited to vote. The term of the appointment is four years.

The role of the Consultative Committee representative is to:

Have your say on computer hardware for 2019

Tuesday, 16 October 2018

Please share your computer hardware and printing requirements for next year by completing this survey.

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UWA researchers elected to Australian Academy of Health and Medical Sciences

Tuesday, 16 October 2018

Two UWA professors were recently elected as Fellows to the Australian Academy of Health and Medical Sciences, in recognition of their outstanding contributions to the health and medical research landscape in Australia.

UWA the place for learning this summer

Tuesday, 16 October 2018

UWA Summer School is back for the next summer season.

Running from late November 2018 through to early February 2019, Summer School will offer students and the wider community an exciting range of units to choose from over the summer break.

Designed to increase flexibility in learning, Summer School is taught in intensive teaching periods of four to six weeks. There will be nearly 60 units on offer, following last year’s popular program that had almost 1400 enrolments.

The University Club’s Christmas Package

Tuesday, 16 October 2018

Christmas will be here before you know it and the University Club of Western Australia is the perfect place to celebrate the festive season with colleagues and friends.

With its stunning location and award-winning food and service, let the club make your end-of-year event one to remember.

The club’s all-inclusive 2018 festive package  removes the stress from planning your Christmas event and offers everything you need to host a memorable celebration.

Leading archaeologist is new Director of the UWA Oceans Institute

Tuesday, 16 October 2018

Dear Colleagues

It is my pleasure to announce that Professor Peter Veth has been appointed as the new Director of the UWA Oceans Institute starting in early 2019.

Up for the challenge

Monday, 15 October 2018

Nigel Waugh is refreshingly personable when he talks about his work and vision for creating the best culture possible for people in the workplace.

UWA’s newly appointed Human Resources Director has an ability to make people feel at ease and practises what he preaches.

“I’m very much a believer of creating a culture that enables people to thrive and grow.

Professor Kate Wright - Dean, Graduate Research School announcement

Wednesday, 10 October 2018

I wish to advise that Professor Kate Wright will be completing her term as Dean of the Graduate Research School and will be retiring in March 2019.

Vote for your UniSuper representative

Tuesday, 9 October 2018

At the close of the UniSuper Consultative Committee call for nominations, the University received three nominations for the Professional and General staff representative.

As such, the University is holding an election to determine the successful candidate. The ballot will open 8am Thursday 11 October, and close at 5pm Wednesday 17 October 2018.

Eligibility (to vote)
All staff who are members of the UniSuper Fund are eligible to vote for the relevant nominated staff member in the election.

How to vote