Professor John Kinsella  (Photo:  Matt Deller)

Lyric protester: Kinsella wins Victorian Premier's Literary Award for poetry

Wednesday, 17 October 2012

‘For me, a poem is an activist thing, and every poem is an act of responsibility,' says this year's winner of the Victorian Premier's Literary Award for poetry, Professor John Kinsella from The University of Western Australia.

ECM researcher named WA "Early Career Scientist of the Year"

Tuesday, 16 October 2012

A researcher from The University of Western Australia’s Faculty of Engineering, Computer and Mathematics, has been named ‘Early Career Scientist of the Year’ at the 2012 WA Science Awards.

UWA academics honoured as outstanding teachers

Friday, 12 October 2012

Four academics from The University of Western Australia have received prestigious citations for their exceptional teaching and learning practices.

Five stars for MBA at UWA Business School

Friday, 12 October 2012


The 2013 Good Universities Guide to MBA and Management Courses has awarded The University of Western Australia's Business School five-star ratings in four categories - more than any other business school in Western Australia or the Group of Eight.

Professor Peter Quinn

UWA tops WA science awards

Friday, 12 October 2012

Scientists from The University of Western Australia have again scooped the State’s annual Science Awards with world-renowned astrophysicist Professor Peter Quinn leading the accolades as the 2012 Scientist of the Year.

Adjunct Professor Peter Cook

UWA abalone expert elected to world Aquaculture Council

Thursday, 11 October 2012

An adjunct Professor with The University of Western Australia has been appointed to an international body charged with transforming the rapidly growing aquaculture industry into a sustainable and socially responsible solution to the world food problem.

Larry Rudman and Rosemary Saunders

Hands-on learning leads to nursing education award

Wednesday, 10 October 2012

The University of Western Australia’s Associate Professor Rosemary Saunders has been recognised for her outstanding contribution to the education of nurses.

Enviro-economist elected to academy, Winthrop Professor David Pannell

Environmental economist elected to Social Sciences Academy

Wednesday, 3 October 2012

Distinguished environmental economist Winthrop Professor David Pannell has been elected a Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences in Australia.

UWA team wins The Amazing Case

Wednesday, 3 October 2012

UWA Business School
A team of undergraduate students from The University of Western Australia has impressed an expert judging panel to win The Amazing Case, a management consulting competition run by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC).

UWA’s winning team

UWA scores Doug Ellis trophy at Australian University Games

Tuesday, 2 October 2012

Students from The University of Western Australia have punched above their weight to take out the Doug Ellis Trophy at this year’s Australian University Games in Adelaide.