Winthrop Professor Kadambot Siddique AM

Queen's honours

Wednesday, 22 June 2011

The University of Western Australia's Winthrop Professor Kadambot Siddique, Clinical Professor Jack Goldblatt and Honorary Doctor Alex Campbell have been named Members of the Order of Australia (AM) in this year's Queen's Birthday honours.

Jackie McArthur and Anna Rakoczy

UWA Law Graduates win Rhodes and Fulbright

Thursday, 16 June 2011

UWA law graduates continue the extraordinary record the Law School has established for producing young graduates of exceptional ability.

Stephen Daisley 'Traitor' book cover

PhD student Stephen Daisley from The University of Western Australia has won the Glenda Adams Award for New Writing

Thursday, 16 June 2011

Stephen Daisley who is completing his Doctorate in Creative Writing has won the $5000 Glenda Adams Award for New Writing in the NSW Premiers Awards, for his debut novel Traitor.

Zoja Vukmanovic with Mines and Petroleum Minister Norman Moore

Boost to UWA minerals and energy research

Wednesday, 15 June 2011

The Minerals and Energy Research Institute of Western Australia (MERIWA) has highlighted the importance of three PhD research projects at The University of Western Australia.

UWA Team National Champions in UBS Challenge

Monday, 13 June 2011

UWA Business School
A team of undergraduate students from The University of Western Australia has won the UBS Investment Banking Challenge for the first time in history.

Dr Hilde Tubex

Outstanding researcher takes up a prestigious ARC Future Fellowship with Crime Research Centre

Thursday, 9 June 2011

Dr Hilde Tubex will take up her recently awarded Australian Research Council (ARC) Future Fellowship in the Faculty of Law’s Crime Research Centre on 1st August.

Dr Muhammad Shazzad Hossain has been awarded a FASE Associate Membership

Monday, 6 June 2011

Congratulations to Dr Muhammad Shazzad Hossain for his Associate Membership with the Faculty Academy for the Scholarship of Education (FASE).

Muhammad Shazzad Hossain wins Trollope Award

Friday, 3 June 2011

The Australian Geomechanics Society has awarded Dr Muhammad Shazzad Hossain with a Trollope Medal for 2010 for his papers:  'Deep-penetrating spudcan foundations on layered clays: centrifuge tests' and 'Deep-penetrating spudcan foundations on layered clays: numerical analysis' published in Geotechnique December 2009.

Staff awarded the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) Offshore Award

Tuesday, 31 May 2011

Assistant Professor Shazzad Hossain and Professor Mark Randolph were awarded the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) Offshore Award for 2010 for their paper: "Deep-penetrating spudcan foundations on layered clays: numerical analysis. Géotechnique, 60(3), 171-184, 2010".

Memorial fund embodies life focus

Tuesday, 31 May 2011

High school students from Peel and the South-West will have the chance to experience life as a UWA student and consider a career in science, thanks to a memorial fund established by Alcoa of Australia.