Thierry Volery

Professor of Entrepreneurship getting down to business

Tuesday, 3 May 2016

Entrepreneurship and innovation. Two big words starting to make an even bigger impact at UWA and Professor Thierry Volery is right there in the thick of it all.

Dr Russ

Dr Russ appointed first Aboriginal Head of Berndt Museum

Friday, 1 April 2016

The University of Western Australia is pleased to appoint academic, artist and Ngarinyin / Gija woman Dr Vanessa Russ as Associate Director of the Berndt Museum.

Kim Beazley

Kim Beazley returns to UWA after six years as US Ambassador

Tuesday, 29 March 2016

The University of Western Australia and the Perth USAsia Centre have welcomed the return of former federal defence minister Kim Beazley to his alma mater after serving as Australia’s Ambassador to the United States for six years.

Professors David Lawrence, Catherine Taylor and Stephen Zubrick

Working together to help our youth

Tuesday, 1 March 2016

We welcome Professors Stephen Zubrick, David Lawrence and Catherine Taylor from The University of Western Australia and the Telethon Kids Institute.

Prof Bruce Armstrong photo

The School of Population Health welcomes the return of Professor Bruce Armstrong as Adjunct Professor.

Tuesday, 22 December 2015

The School of Population Health welcomes the return of Professor Bruce Armstrong as Adjunct Professor. Prof Armstrong is a significant person in the disciplines of epidemiology and public health, both on the international stage and in the history of the disciplines at UWA.  He has been the colleague, supervisor and mentor of some of our top WA and UWA Pubic Health professors, including Professor Michael Hobbs, Professor D’Arcy Holman and Professor Fiona Stanley.

W/Professor Geoff Soutar

UWA Marketing Professor elected Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences in Australia

Tuesday, 22 September 2015

The UWA Business School’s Winthrop Professor Geoff Soutar has been elected a Fellow of the Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia.

Professor Ann Tarca

UWA Professor appointed Chair of national accounting panel

Monday, 31 August 2015

UWA Business School Accounting Professor Ann Tarca has been appointed to chair the Australian Accounting Standards Board’s (AASB) Academic Advisory Panel.

The new advisory panel will help maximise the positive impact of academic research on the way in which financial reporting occurs in Australia.

Colleen Fisher

Prestigious appointment for UWA public health expert

Friday, 28 August 2015

The Head of The University of Western Australia’s School of Population Health, Professor Colleen Fisher, has been appointed the new President, and Chairperson of the National Executive, for the Council of Academic Public Health Institutions Australia (CAPHIA). 


Ania in action in class

Congratulating Ania Stasinska on her promotion

Wednesday, 26 August 2015


Some excellent news!  Please join us in congratulating Ania Stasinska on her promotion to Level B – a very well deserved promotion. 

Tim Hammer and Ptilotus axillaris (mat mulla mulla)

Wanted: world's best for Forrest Research Foundation Scholarships

Tuesday, 25 August 2015

The world’s best young minds are invited to apply for this year’s prestigious Forrest Foundation Research Scholarships, available to international and Australian students who wish to undertake a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) at one of Western Australia’s five universities.