Applications for Academic Position in Soil Characterisation now open

Friday, 3 June 2011

An academic position in Soil Characterisation has recently been advertised. Please see for details. Closing date for applications is 24 June 2011.

Winthrop Professor Wendy Erber

UWA appoints Chair in Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Thursday, 26 May 2011

The University of Western Australia's leading role in pathology has been strengthened with the appointment of Dr Wendy Erber as Winthrop Professor, Chair and Head of the School of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine.

Winthrop Professor Mark Randolph

UWA engineer elected to Royal Society

Monday, 23 May 2011

Civil engineer, former Federation Fellow and research leader at The University of Western Australia's Centre for Offshore Foundation Systems, Winthrop Professor Mark Randolph, has been elected to the prestigious Royal Society.

Shell, UWA announce chair in offshore foundations

Friday, 20 May 2011

A new professorial chair in metocean engineering and offshore foundations will strengthen education and research in Western Australia, according to The University of Western Australia's Vice-Chancellor, Professor Alan Robson.

Professor Phil Dolan

Professor Phil Dolan appointed to head UWA's Business School

Wednesday, 11 May 2011

The University of Western Australia has appointed an academic and finance professional who has served at senior levels of the banking industry as the new Dean of the UWA Business School.

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.