The Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) initiative is likely to have a substantial impact on the Faculty and the University in the future. The ARC has released the indicators that will be used to support the evaluation of research excellence in the ERA initiative.
There are a range of expanded and exciting activities for staff and students in O Week, 16- 20 February 2009. Staff in the Faculty of Engineering, Computing and Mathematics are encouraged to attend the following activities to meet our commencing students and help to make them feel welcome.
The Dean of the Faculty of Engineering, Computing and Mathematics, Professor David Smith, has today launched a Strategic Review of the Faculty. This consultative and open review will encompass a wide ranging examination of the Faculty's activities, and provide the opportunity for all staff to have a say in the future direction of the Faculty.
The key project of the Faculty CATLyst this year is to produce and trial a Faculty specific guide to support sessional staff. Given the increasing proportion of teaching that is conducted by sessional teachers, this is an area of significant importance.