Mark Stickells announcement

Tuesday, 22 May 2018

Having spent much of the last 25 years working for The University of Western Australia, Mark Stickells will soon be leaving the organisation to take up the role of Director of the Pawsey Supercomputing Centre. Mark’s last day at UWA will be 22 June 2018. 

HBF Run for a Reason road closures - Sunday 27 May

Thursday, 17 May 2018

The HBF Run for a Reason is on Sunday and there will be a number of roads closed in the morning including Mounts Bay Rd (from Point Lewis to Hackett Dr) and Hackett Dr (from Mounts Bay Rd to Australia II Dr).

You can see a full list here

Good luck to anyone running!

Chris Marsh

Looking after the grounds

Wednesday, 16 May 2018

For over 30 years Chris Marsh has been the curator of the University’s sports grounds where student sports teams and countless elite athletes have plied their trade.

IQ awards 2018

2018 IQ Awards celebrate new inventions that make the world a better place

Tuesday, 15 May 2018

UWA’s dynamic innovation community joined forces last Thursday at the annual IQ Awards held in the refurbished Nedlands Masonic Hall, known as Innovation Quarter Exchange or IQX, to celebrate four winners and creative inventions to improve our world.

Behind the scenes: May the Fourth be with you social media video

Tuesday, 15 May 2018

Our ‘May the Fourth be with you’ social media video was produced entirely in-house by Brand, Marketing and Recruitment. 

It took creativity and collaboration right across campus to produce - and the response to the video has been outstanding - reaching an international audience and resonating with our key demographics. 

Here are a few insights into how it was made: 

Office of Research Enterprise: Access help to navigate funding rules

Monday, 14 May 2018

If you need help with research funding rules and regulations let UWA’s Research Grants and Contracts Office (RGCO) team assist you.

UWA has qualified and accredited professionals who can provide support throughout the cycle of the grants process.

The team offers pre-award support by interpreting and advising on complex external guidelines, reviewing applications and submitting to external agencies.

Vice-Chancellor's Voice - 9 May

Thursday, 10 May 2018

Good afternoon. This past week I attended the World University Presidents Symposium and Beijing Forum 2018 in China.

Strategic Vision 2030 Update - 9 May

Wednesday, 9 May 2018

Since the Strategic Vision 2030 consultation launched, portfolio work streams have been formed and the Vice Chancellor's Strategy 2030 Steering Group convened.

Vanessa Russ appointed to Art Gallery of WA Board

Wednesday, 9 May 2018

Congratulations to Dr Vanessa Russ for her appointment onto the Art Gallery of WA Board. Dr Russ is the Associate Director of the Berndt Museum where she focuses on the importance of this museum to create a dynamic facility for all Australians to learn about the first peoples, while engaging young Australian Aboriginal people in new ways of accessing cultural knowledge. 

Isabelle Lake Memorial Lecture - 17 May

Tuesday, 8 May 2018

The Isabelle Lake Memorial Lecture is an annual collaboration between the University of Western Australia and the Equal Opportunity Commission of Western Australia. It honours the work and achievements of the late Ms Isabelle Lake, a young trans rights activist, former employee of the Commission, and a University of Western Australia student.  These lectures aim to honour Ms Lake’s work and draw attention to the issues faced by transsexual, transgender, intersex and gender diverse people.