Faculty Agenda Meeting

Thursday, 9 July 2009

Date:  27th July 2009
Time:  2.00pm - 3.00pm
Venue:  Social Sciences Lecture Theatre

The Vice-Chancellor will give his annual address to members of the Faculty and will outline strategic objectives for UWA. All Faculty staff are welcome.

Grant funding Workshops: ARC Discovery Projects and ARC Linkage Projects

Thursday, 9 July 2009

The following one-hour workshops will be held in August for faculty researchers who are new, or relatively new, to Australian Research Council (ARC) Discovery and Linkage Project grant development. Each session will be facilitated by Debbie Thackray with expert tips and advice from successful FECM ARC applicants and plenty of time for questions. 

Strategic Review Update - 9th July 2009

Thursday, 9 July 2009

The FECM Strategic Review 2009 has now reached the stage where the Review Co-Chairs are developing a consolidated report of the outcomes of the review, formulated from the recommendations, options and issues identified in the papers produced by each Strategic Review area. This consolidated report will be presented to the Faculty on Thursday 30th July 2009 at 3.00pm in the Murdoch Lecture Theatre.

Staff are encouraged to continue participating and contributing to the Strategic Review, and to continue checking the Strategic Review website for review updates and details of any upcoming Faculty events.

Team Teaching Workshop

Wednesday, 8 July 2009

When we think about team teaching we start to ask questions like: how would you do this; and, if you did, why would you do it? This workshop addresses these questions by providing an opportunity to learn about various team teaching approaches as ways of making the teaching and learning environment in a higher education context more learner-centred, efficient and fun.

Quickstart Guide to Developing your 2009 LMS unit (WebCT)

Wednesday, 8 July 2009

Have you ever wanted to:

  • Communicate important study related events to your students?
  • Provide a unit outline and learning materials in a central location?
  • Manage access and release results to individual students?

If you answered yes to any or all of these questions then you will find using UWA's LMS as part of your teaching very useful. 

Translational Medicine Symposium - Call for PhD Students Presentations

Wednesday, 8 July 2009

PhD students are invited to present in the scientific program with prize for Best Student Presentation at the Translational Medicine Symposium.

Mid-year orientation week

Wednesday, 8 July 2009

The mid-year orientation week starts on Monday, 13 July. The Faculty will welcome new undergraduate, postgraduate, Study Abroad, Exchange, domestic and international students.

Let the Training Begin… ECM Planning Team Needed for the UWA Sports Day

Wednesday, 8 July 2009

Yes, you guessed it! After the success and excitement of last year's UWA Sports Day, it's on again this year!   

Working Life Survey Launch

Wednesday, 8 July 2009

The University's "Working Life Survey" is now open online and everyone is invited to participate.

New Science Library Opens on 20 July

Wednesday, 8 July 2009

The new Science Library building will open at the southern end of campus on 20 July. The Science Library is a planned extension to the existing Biological Sciences Library Building, and was designed by Ferguson Architects.