Congratulations to Dr Adam Wittek

Wednesday, 25 November 2009

The Faculty is pleased to offer our congratulations to Dr Adam Wittek who has been promoted from Assistant Professor to Associate Professor.

IHS Graduate Certificate, Diploma now available

Wednesday, 25 November 2009

Graduate Certificate and Diploma courses in Integrated Human Studies are now open for applications. Graduates of any faculty can choose on campus or online options.

Congratulations to Dr Ajmal Mian

Wednesday, 25 November 2009

The Faculty is delighted to offer our congratulations to Dr Ajmal Mian, who is one of the four winners of the UWA Award for Early Career Researchers for best work accepted for publication ($ 1000).

School of Population Health - Summer School 2009 courses: Health Informatics and Advanced Analysis of Linked Health Data

Wednesday, 25 November 2009

The School of Health Population offers the following courses for staff and students interested in analysis of health data:
1) Health Informatics (14 - 18 December 2009);
2) Advanced Analysis of Linked Health Data (7 - 11 December 2009).

Call for Applications: Australia-India Strategic Research Fund

Tuesday, 24 November 2009

Round 4 of the Australia-India Strategic Research Fund (AISRF) is now open and with newly awarded increased funding provides great opportunities for projects in science and technology. Application closing date is 24 December 2009.

Call for applications: Postdoctoral and Invitational Fellowships in Japan 2010

Tuesday, 24 November 2009

The Australian Academy of Science (AAS), in association with the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS), offers Postdoctoral (up to 6 years post PhD award) and Invitational Fellowships (short or long-term) in Japan. Researchers in any field of natural sciences, including technology, engineering and medicine may apply.

Congratulations to UWA Research Collaboration Awards Winners (round 2 – November 2009)

Tuesday, 24 November 2009

The Faculty wishes to offer our congratulations to the UWA Research Collaboration Awards (URCA) winners.

The UWA Research Collaboration Awards (URCA) provide funding to support new and developing initiatives that will expand the University's external research collaborations both nationally and internationally.

The Faculty winners are:

Congratulations to NHMRC Grants Recipients

Thursday, 12 November 2009


The Faculty is pleased to offer our congratulations to NHMRC grants recipients: Winthrop Professor David Smith, Research Associate Professor Bruce Gardiner and Professor Karol Miller.

The ACS Foundation recognises the excellence of UWA Scholars

Thursday, 12 November 2009

Four UWA students were recognised as recipients of Australian Computer Society (ACS) Foundation scholarships for 2009. The Certificates of Recognition where presented by Hon Troy Buswell, Minister for Science Treasurer; Minister for Commerce; Science and Innovation; Housing and Works and Patron of the ACS Foundation in WA at the ACS Foundation presentations on Wednesday 28 October 2009 at Parliament House.

MAGICians Succeed

Tuesday, 10 November 2009

The MAGICian robotics team, formed as a collaboration between The University of Western Australia, Edith Cowan University and Flinders University with support from leading defence contractor Thales, has been shortlisted as one of only ten teams from an international field to take part in the MAGIC 2010 International Challenge.