Nominations invited for Academic Staff Consultative Committee

Tuesday, 13 September 2016

The Academic Staff Agreement provides for the establishment of the Academic Staff Consultative Committee (ACC).  The role of  the ACC is to enable direct consultation between management and employees on workplace relations and human resource matters.  The membership of the committee includes three elected staff representatives and a vacancy has arisen for a staff representative at Level C. 

Nominations invited for Academic Staff Consultative Committee

Tuesday, 13 September 2016

The Academic Staff Agreement provides for the establishment of the Academic Staff Consultative Committee (ACC).  The role of  the ACC is to enable direct consultation between management and employees on workplace relations and human resource matters.  The membership of the committee includes three elected staff representatives and a vacancy has arisen for a staff representative at Level C. 

Centrifuge

Three’s a crowd with arrival of new centrifuge

Tuesday, 13 September 2016

The University of Western Australia is now home to the only geotechnical modelling facility in the world that operates three centrifuges.

Kate Offer, Penny Carruthers, Ambelin Kwaymullina, Natalie Skead (left to right)

National recognition keeps coming for Law School

Tuesday, 13 September 2016

Penny Carruthers ’contribution to teaching has been recognised with a national citation from the Federal Education Department’s Office of Learning and Teaching.

Concur Travel Management System available for use from 19 September

Tuesday, 13 September 2016

Following the successful completion of the Concur pilot in 4 business units, UWA’s new Travel Management System, Concur, will be available on Monday 19 September 2016 for staff to use.

Artist Miriam Stannage

UWA pays tribute to artist Miriam Stannage

Monday, 12 September 2016

The University of Western Australia extends its deepest sympathy to family and friends of Miriam Stannage, State Living Treasure and leading Australian artist, who has passed away in Perth at the age of 77.

Katie Meehan

Simple blood test could be used to detect breast cancer

Friday, 9 September 2016

Researchers at The University of Western Australia are working on a quick, simple and less invasive blood-based test that can detect breast cancer progression or relapse much earlier than current methods such as mammogram, MRI or biopsy.

UWA Research Awards and Honours - 2016 winners

Thursday, 8 September 2016

Dear colleagues

The UWA Research Awards and Honours 2016 recipients were announced at a ceremony during UWA Research Week. The quality of applications received confirms the high calibre of our researchers and I would like to congratulate the winners.

The successful Award Recipients for each category are:

Vice-Chancellor’s Early Career Investigators Award

Professor Erika Techera

UWA Awards and Achievements - August 2016

Monday, 5 September 2016

The University of Western Australia has a continual roll call of awards, scholarships and prizes presented to staff and students.