James Bradbury

Schenberg Fellowship for UWA composer James Bradbury

Friday, 29 January 2016

University of Western Australia student James Bradbury has been announced as the winner of the prestigious 2016 Schenberg Music Fellowship in Composition.

Dr Sue Jenkins

Outstanding achievers honoured on Australia Day

Wednesday, 27 January 2016

The University of Western Australia congratulates the outstanding members of its community for being recognised in this year’s Australia Day honours.

Dr Mark Waters

Crop productivity and WA heritage winners in latest ARC funding

Wednesday, 16 December 2015

A project led by Dr Mark Waters from UWA to find new ways to improve crop productivity and one by UWA’s Professor Alistair Paterson to help preserve the heritage of the state’s north-west are winners in the latest round of funding grants from the Australian Research Council (ARC).

Convocation cultural excellence awards

Joint winners for cultural excellence awards

Wednesday, 9 December 2015

A PhD psychology candidate who is passionate about mental health and education and a law graduate who runs the WA Debating League have taken out this year’s Bryant Stokes Matilda Award for Cultural Excellence at The University of Western Australia.

Ilona Quahe

Law/Economics graduate wins 2016 Rhodes Scholar-at-Large

Tuesday, 1 December 2015

A Law/Economics graduate from The University of Western Australia has won one of three prestigious Australia-at-Large Rhodes Scholarships for 2016.

UWA's microscope-in-a-needle wins prestigious national award

Friday, 27 November 2015

A team of biomedical engineers and doctors, led by Associate Professor Robert McLaughlin and Professor David Sampson, from The University of Western Australia has won The Australian newspaper’s Innovation Challenge for developing the world’s smallest handheld microscope.

UWA's Summer Music Academy seeking talented young musicians

Tuesday, 24 November 2015

Talented young music students are invited to apply for The University of Western Australia's Summer Music Academy from December 7 to 11.

Cristina Gibson

Decade award for international business research

Tuesday, 19 January 2016

A paper co-authored by the UWA Business School’s Professor Cristina Gibson has been named as the winner of the Decade Award in international business.

EECE Winthrop Professor David Sampson

Winthrop Professor David Sampson named 2016 IEEE Fellow

Thursday, 24 December 2015

EECE Winthrop Professor David Sampson has been named an IEEE Fellow. He is being recognized for contributions to fiber-optic biophotonics and biomedical optical imaging. 

EECE Winthrop Professor David Sampson

World accolades for EECE Winthrop Professor and CMCA Director David Sampson for the microscope-in-a-needle

Thursday, 17 December 2015

The University of Western Australia's and School of Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering’s Director of the Centre for Microscopy, Characterisation and Analysis, Winthrop Professor David Sampson, has been elected a Fellow of the prestigious international society for optics and photonics, SPIE.