Dongke Zhang

W/Prof. Dongke Zhang named in top 100 of Australia’s engineers

Wednesday, 29 June 2011

Winthrop Professor Dongke Zhang FTSE, Foundation Professor of UWA Chemical Engineering and Director of the Centre for Energy, has been named in the 2011 Top 100 Australia's Most Influential Engineers.

BDO Offers New Accounting & Finance Scholarships at UWA Business School

Tuesday, 28 June 2011

The University of Western Australia Business School is delighted to announce that from 2012, BDO will begin offering scholarships to undergraduate accounting and finance students at UWA.

Chris Bates

UWA graduate recognised as one of WA's top 40 Under 40 business people

Monday, 27 June 2011

Chris Bates, a UWA Law/Business School graduate, established Interpeople with two partners in 2008 after seeing a gap in the market for high-level technical recruitment. In 2011, Mr Bates was recognised as one of Western Australia’s top 40 Under 40 business people at the annual WA Business News awards. 

Winthrop Professor Izan Izan

UWA teachers achieve national recognition

Monday, 27 June 2011

Four staff members from The University of Western Australia have won acclaim for their teaching in the 2011 Australian Learning and Teaching Council (ALTC) Citations for Outstanding Contributions to Student Learning.

Dongke Zhang honoured in the Top 100 Australia's Most Influential Engineers list

Monday, 27 June 2011

Dongke Zhang has been awarded the Top 100 Most Influential Engineers of Australia title by Engineers Australia.

Each year, Engineers Australia honours the top 100 engineers from the industry, public sector and higher education community who have made the most significant contributions and impact to our nation.

This is a prestigious honour, congratulations Dongke.

Kim Scott

Scott wins second Miles Franklin award

Thursday, 23 June 2011

A PhD graduate from The University of Western Australia, Kim Scott, has won Australia's most illustrious literary prize, the Miles Franklin Literary Award, for the second time.

UWAP titles shortlisted for WA Premier’s Book Awards

Wednesday, 22 June 2011

UWA Publishing titles, Selected Poems of Dorothy Hewett, edited by Kate Lilley, and Vite Italiane: Italian Lives in Western Australia, by Susanna Iuliano, have been shortlisted for the 2010 Western Australian Premier's Book Awards.

Selected Poems of Dorothy Hewett, shortlisted for the Poetry Award, is a very personal book of selected poetry compiled by Dorothy's daughter, the poet and literary scholar Kate Lilley, that encapsulates Hewett's enduring themes of grief, loss, despair and memory.

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.