School of Music lecturer wins prestigious Art Music Award

Wednesday, 4 May 2011

The School of Music is proud to announce that James Ledger, a lecturer in composition studies, won a 2011 Art Music Award for his orchestral piece "Chronicles" in the category of "Work of the Year:  Orchestral".  

Professor James Edelman

UWA graduate appointed Supreme Court Justice

Tuesday, 12 April 2011

Internationally recognised lawyer and academic Professor James Edelman has been appointed a Judge of the Supreme Court of Western Australia.

Winthrop Professor Peter van Onselen

Peter van Onselen appointed Foundation Professor in Journalism

Tuesday, 12 April 2011

Author, academic and political commentator, Peter van Onselen has been appointed Foundation Professor in Journalism at The University of Western Australia.

Dr Dennis Rumley

UWA academic a key adviser to Indian Ocean Group

Tuesday, 12 April 2011

The University of Western Australia's inaugural Professor of Indian Ocean Studies, Dr Dennis Rumley, has been appointed as Australia's representative on the Indian Ocean Rim Academic Group (IORAG) by the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.

Professor Paul Johnson

UWA announces new Vice-Chancellor

Friday, 1 April 2011

An internationally-recognised academic and university leader has been appointed as Vice-Chancellor of The University of Western Australia from 2012.

Dr Malcolm McCusker AO QC

UWA graduate to become WA Governor

Monday, 21 March 2011

The University of Western Australia is proud that another of its graduates, Dr Malcolm McCusker AO QC, is to be the next Governor of Western Australia.

Professor Carlos Duarte

Malaspina 2010's Carlos Duarte to lead UWA Oceans Institute

Monday, 14 March 2011

The University of Western Australia has appointed renowned oceans researcher Professor Carlos Duarte as Director of the Oceans Institute at UWA.