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UWA ranked among world's best universities

Thursday, 8 June 2017

The University of Western Australia has risen to become one of the world’s top 100 universities in the 2018 QS World University Rankings.

Vice Chancellor Professor Dawn Freshwater Installation

Professor Dawn Freshwater installed as UWA Vice-Chancellor

Thursday, 27 April 2017

Professor Dawn Freshwater has been formally installed as the 18th Vice-Chancellor of The University of Western Australia.

Nominations invited for Professional and General Staff Consultative Committee

Wednesday, 12 October 2016

Colleagues

The Professional and General Staff Agreement provides for the establishment of the Professional and General Staff Consultative Committee (PGCC).  The role of  the PGCC is to enable direct consultation between management and employees on workplace relations and human resource matters.  The membership of the committee includes three elected staff representatives and the term of these staff representatives has ended. 

Nominations invited for Academic Staff Consultative Committee

Tuesday, 13 September 2016

The Academic Staff Agreement provides for the establishment of the Academic Staff Consultative Committee (ACC).  The role of  the ACC is to enable direct consultation between management and employees on workplace relations and human resource matters.  The membership of the committee includes three elected staff representatives and a vacancy has arisen for a staff representative at Level C. 

Nominations invited for Academic Staff Consultative Committee

Tuesday, 13 September 2016

The Academic Staff Agreement provides for the establishment of the Academic Staff Consultative Committee (ACC).  The role of  the ACC is to enable direct consultation between management and employees on workplace relations and human resource matters.  The membership of the committee includes three elected staff representatives and a vacancy has arisen for a staff representative at Level C. 

NAIDOC Week to celebrate Indigenous achievements

Monday, 4 July 2016

A postgraduate student who came to The University of Western Australia as part of an Aboriginal Orientation Course in 2001 has been named this year’s NAIDOC (National Aboriginal and Islander Day Observance Committee) Scholar of the Year for Western Australia.

Winthrop Hall

External staff recruitment freeze extended until 31 July 2016.

Tuesday, 31 May 2016

As you are aware a recruitment freeze was put in place from 16 March 2016 till 31 May 2016 in order to prioritise employment opportunities for our staff during the Renewal Project.

Mobility Register

Mobility Register - for staff and managers

Friday, 6 May 2016

Mobility Register

Sometimes excellent short to medium term internal opportunities arise at UWA.  These are created when staff take leave, resign or when special projects arise.  The University leadership is committed to prioritising current staff employment opportunities where possible. 

Academic Consultative Committee – Election Candidates (Update)

Wednesday, 30 March 2016

Following the receipt of 2 nominations for 1 Level A – B position on the Academic Staff Consultative Committee, a ballot is now required.  The ballot will be open from 8.00 am Wednesday, 6 April 2016 to 5.00 pm on Thursday 14 April 2016. (Due to the IT outage this will be extended till Noon 18 April 2016)

External academic and professional staff recruitment freeze in effect until 31 May 2016.

Thursday, 24 March 2016

Throughout the renewal process the University leadership is committed to prioritising employment opportunities for our staff. As such, the Senior Deputy Vice-Chancellor, with the endorsement of the Extended Executive Group, has authorised a freeze on all external recruitment of academic and professional staff positions.

This decision was communicated to senior leaders prior to taking effect at 2.30pm on 16 March. The freeze will remain in place until the close of business on 31 May 2016.

The following exemptions apply to the recruitment freeze:

Dawn Freshwater at International Women's Day

UWA celebrates International Women's Day

Tuesday, 8 March 2016

The University of Western Australia is proud to celebrate International Women's Day, which acknowledges the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women.

Professional Staff Development Grants Round 1 closing 18 March 2016

Monday, 29 February 2016

The University of Western Australia is committed to the ongoing development of professional and general staff, as demonstrated through the increase to funding to the Staff Development Grants to $200,000 in 2014.

Individual professional and general staff are able apply for grants of up to $1,500 to support professional development activities (up to $3,000 for development activities that focus on laboratory skills and practice or develop employee technical skills).

MBA Full Time Intensive UWA Staff Scholarship

Wednesday, 24 February 2016

This is an opportunity for one ongoing/tenured staff member (academic or professional) to undertake an MBA Full Time Intensive through the UWA Business School. We encourage you to apply if you are seeking a career in leadership.

Academic consultative committee - call for nominations by Monday 14 March

Monday, 22 February 2016

Colleagues

The Academic Staff Agreement provide for the establishment of the Academic Staff Consultative Committee (ACC). The role of the Committee is to enable direct consultation between management and employees on workplace relations and human resource matters. The membership of the Committee includes three elected Staff Representatives.

SDVC & Registrar: Update regarding Code of Conduct and Code of Ethics

Monday, 15 February 2016

The Code of Ethics and Code of Conduct represent the highest level of University policy and form part of the University’s accountability framework. The Codes are updated on a regular basis and provide contemporary advice and direction on a range of work and study situations encountered as part of our day to day campus activities.

Human Resources have moved to 55 Broadway

Monday, 1 February 2016

Human Resources have relocated to:

Ground Floor
55 Broadway
NEDLANDS

Our reception is located on the Ground floor of 55 Broadway.

Please note all telephone numbers and email addresses remain unchanged.

We aim to minimise all service disruptions during the settling in period and thank you for your understanding and patience.

If you have any questions or queries, please contact HR reception on 6488 7481.

Start Something winners

Budding UWA entrepreneurs 'Start Something' with prize winning ideas

Thursday, 8 October 2015

An application to help university students mine the web for open access research, a wave energy harvesting device that uses gyroscopic technology and a solution to measure strain in mining structures with discontinuities, designed to improve safety in the resources industry.

Discussion at the table - Meeting over coffee

Online PDA workshop now available for self enrolment through LMS

Wednesday, 3 June 2015

The Online PDA Workshop is now available for self-enrolment through the University Learning Management System (LMS).

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Leading Change Fundamentals

Monday, 30 March 2015

"In times of change, learners inherit the Earth… while the learned find themselves beautifully equipped to deal with a world that no longer exists." - Eric Hoffer

Academic titles at UWA

Thursday, 12 February 2015

Alignment of the University of Western Australia’s academic titles with other Australian universities.

During January 2015 the University of Western Australia has moved to Australian standard academic titles. There is no change to academic level, appointment or conditions. It is a change to nomenclature only.