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Newcastle welcomes global leader in innovation and engagement

Newcastle welcomes global leader in innovation and engagement

Tuesday, 21 March 2017

The University of Newcastle (UON) is proud to announce the appointment of the institution’s inaugural Pro Vice-Chancellor Industry Engagement and Innovation (PVC IEI), furthering its commitment to translating its world-class research into real-world solutions.

Foot Pressure Study

Foot Pressure Study

Friday, 17 March 2017

Researchers from the University of Newcastle (UON) Podiatry Department are looking for volunteers to take part in a clinical trial to determine the relationship between ankle range of motion and pressures under the foot in people with diabetes.

Health experts map better future for the Central Coast

Health experts map better future for the Central Coast

Tuesday, 14 March 2017

Leaders in health and education research from the Central Coast and overseas came together at Ourimbah Campus, to workshop ideas and opportunities for a new approach to health care delivery for the region.

Laureate Professor title awarded

Laureate Professor title awarded

Monday, 13 March 2017

Professor Rodney Scott from the School of Biomedical Sciences and Pharmacy in the Faculty of Health and Medicine, has been awarded the title of Laureate Professor, in recognition of his remarkable research career and outstanding contributions in the field of genetics in medicine.

LeasePlan Skoda deal

LeasePlan Skoda deal

Monday, 13 March 2017

UON's partnership with LeasePlan gives staff access to novated vehicle leases.

Leading Shakespeare Scholar wows audience in public lecture

Leading Shakespeare Scholar wows audience in public lecture

Friday, 10 March 2017

Researchers from the University of Newcastle’s The Centre for 21st Century Humanities and The Early Modern Women’s Research Network were recently treated to an exciting talk by Lorna Hutson, Merton Professor of English Literature, Oxford University.

UON subjects ranked in world’s top 100

UON subjects ranked in world’s top 100

Wednesday, 8 March 2017

Six University of Newcastle (UON) subjects have been identified among the world’s best, ranking in the top 100 of the 2017 QS World University Subject Rankings, announced today.

My Year as a Fairy Tale: Bringing Magic and Marie Antoinette to Maitland

My Year as a Fairy Tale: Bringing Magic and Marie Antoinette to Maitland

Thursday, 2 March 2017

University of Newcastle PhD candidate, Helen Hopcroft, will spend a year dressed as Marie Antoinette in an effort to highlight and bolster tourism in Maitland.

My Year as a Fairy Tale is a year-long performance by artist and writer Ms Hopcroft who trained as a painter at London’s Royal College of Art and is in the final stages of a Creative Writing PhD at the University of Newcastle. The project is sponsored by the University of Newcastle’s Centre for 21st Century Humanities and partnered by Slingshot, a Newcastle-based corporate accelerator.