Vice-Chancellor's Voice - 27 June

Wednesday, 4 July 2018

Good morning. It’s been a busy year for infrastructure development on campus and EZONE UWA reached a milestone last week when major demolition was completed on site.

Researchers: applications are open for ON Prime5

Monday, 25 June 2018

Applications are open for ON, Australia’s sci-tech accelerator designed to help researchers translate their big ideas into real-life impact.

Interested? Contact Jo Hawkins at the UWA Innovation Quarter to find out more.

Jo can help you with your application – whether you need to recruit team members or write your application.

UWA Professors elected Fellows of the Association for Psychological Science

Monday, 25 June 2018

Congratulations to Professor Romola Bucks (Head of School, Psychological Science) and Professor Johanna Badcock (Senior Principal Research Fellow, Centre for Clinical Research in Neuropsychiatry and Research Director, Perth Voices Clinic), for being elected Fellows of the Association for Psychological Science. Fellows were elected for their “sustained outstanding contributions to the science of psychology in the areas of research, teaching, service, and/or application”.

2017/2018 Payment Summaries

Monday, 25 June 2018

Your 2017/2018 Payment Summary will be available in the Employee Self Service (ESS) from Monday, 2 July 2018.

To access your payment summary in ESS:

1. Click on ‘Payment Summaries’ from the list of favourites
2. Click on the ‘Serial#’ link associated with the Tax Year 2018 record
3. Click on the ‘PAYG Payment Summary’ link

UWA-led Network receives $23.8m in federal funding

Monday, 25 June 2018

Last month the Population Health Research Network (PHRN) was awarded $23.8 million in federal funding to maintain the national infrastructure that enables linked data from around Australia to be made available for research.

The funding provided through the National Collaborative Research Infrastructure Strategy, was announced by the Minister for Education and Training, the Hon Simon Birmingham, and will be administered through UWA, as the agency with overall responsibility for PHRN.

Costa Simatos

Costa's kitchen

Friday, 22 June 2018

Costa Simatos is the man behind the menu at the University Club. As Executive Chef, he writes menus for the Club’s restaurant and cafés, as well as for special events – ranging from high teas and conferences, through to weddings and Christmas lunches.

VCV - 20 June 2018

Thursday, 21 June 2018

Good afternoon. In this edition of UWA Forward, I am pleased to be launching the Strategic Vision UWA Values clarification exercise, linked to the People and Culture Green Paper consultation.

New UWA Profiles and Research Repository launches today

Wednesday, 20 June 2018

UWA Library has been leading a project to consolidate the multiple online public profiles currently available for staff at UWA.

As a result, a new UWA Profiles and Research Repository is available from 20 June to staff across the University.

Plant the Seed of Knowledge Tour

Tuesday, 19 June 2018

Hosted by UWA Friends of the Grounds, this walking tour is designed for school children (ages 8+) and their families and will showcase just a small example of what the University has to offer.  

Meet our Senior Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Professor Simon Biggs; be amazed at the history of Winthrop Hall; touch a meteorite, have a tour of the Geology museum, purchase rocks that are millions of years old, tour the newly-refurbished Reid Library; hug a tree that is more than 660 years old; see a fascinating science experiment and a host of other extras.

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Let's join together on the journey to UWA Open Day 2018! Staff information session: Thursday 28 June

Tuesday, 19 June 2018

UWA Open Day will take place on Sunday 12 August from 10am – 4pm. 

The UWA Open Day is our single largest annual recruitment event open to the WA community.