Reminder: Preparation of ARC Future Fellowship applications for funding in 2010

Wednesday, 3 February 2010

The Australian Research Council (ARC) Future Fellowships Funding Rules for 2010 are now available on the ARC website. These fellowships are open to both Australian and overseas applicants and provide an opportunity to attract exceptional mid-career researchers to UWA as well as retaining those already here. 

Call for Applications: Fay Gale Fellowships for overseas travel for early career staff

Wednesday, 3 February 2010

The purpose of the University's Fay Gale Fellowships is to assist academic or professional staff at an early stage in their career to spend a period of time overseas, normally of not less than three months, working in another educational institution.

Reminder: UWA guidelines, assistance and feedback on NHMRC Projects

Wednesday, 3 February 2010

The NHMRC Project Grant scheme aims to fund research leading to improved health of all Australians. UWA Internal Guidelines with information, handy hints on completing applications, a budget costing template, guidelines on using the NHMRC's RGS application system and links to relevant NHMRC documentation are available on the UWA website.

ECM Building / Premises Update

Wednesday, 3 February 2010

The brand new Student Experience Centre is currently being developed in the Engineering Civil and Mechanical Building overlooking the lush green grass of James Oval and will accommodate the Student Affairs team for all student enquiries.  

The anticipated completion for the new Centre is end of February 2010. In the short term student enquiries are currently being serviced from Level 2, Electrical Engineering Building.

The Learning Space

Wednesday, 3 February 2010

Amidst the shock of post-beach blues and approaching grant deadlines, somehow we need to face our students with glee, full of new and exciting ideas for our teaching.

The Learning Space

Wednesday, 3 February 2010

It is an exciting time for teaching and learning in the Faculty of Engineering, Computing and Mathematics as initiatives and plans developed over the last few years are now being implemented.

UWAM Motorsport Exhibition in the Science Library

Thursday, 28 January 2010

Come along to see UWA Motorsport exhibition in the new Science Library!

Infrared technology to become part of everyday life

Thursday, 28 January 2010

Winthrop Professors Lorenzo Faraone and John Dell, and Professor Jarek Antoszewski, of UWA's Microelectronics Research Group aim for infrared technology to one day be as affordable and widespread as mobile phones with cameras. 

International Summer School in Oceanography

Monday, 25 January 2010

A two-week international summer school in oceanography to improve forecasts of ocean behaviour took place from 11 - 22 January in the UWA. The event attracted 20 lecturers and 70 students from more than 30 countries.

International Mining Collaboration to Further Industry and Environment

Monday, 25 January 2010

The University of Western Australia has signed a collaborative agreement with the China University of Mining and Technology (CUMT) and the University of Queensland to strengthen cooperation in mining research.