Nominations are invited for the election of academic staff and general staff to the Academic Board. Elections will be carried out by postal ballot in these two categories. Research staff should apply in the relevant category according to whether they hold an academic or general staff appointment.
Researchers from LEI examined almost 24,000 WA patient records of hospital-treated pterygium from 1979 to 2014 and found a strong link between the eye condition and melanoma - the most deadly form of skin cancer.
Staff are invited to attend a very special graduation ceremony to celebrate the work and recognise the significant contribution to society of His Excellency Michael D Higgins, the President of Ireland.
President Higgins will receive the honorary degree of Doctor of Laws from UWA for his many achievements, including his advocacy on behalf of minority groups, the poor, the marginalized and the underprivileged.
The ceremony will be followed by drinks and canapés on Whitfeld Court.
Please note the event will now take place on Oak Lawn and not Riley Oval.
The annual Relay for Life UWA event is back for 2017 and will be held over the weekend of 14-15 October. Participants will walk and jog laps of the Oak Lawn for 24 hours, raising money for the Cancer Council WA.
UWA staff are invited to take part in the event by forming a team, registering to join in the first lap of the event as a cancer survivor or carer, or donating.
UWA's new Academic Promotions College is a forward-thinking initiative to provide guidance and coaching on the University's promotion framework for academic staff looking to enhance their careers at the University.