What's on this week

Tricia Martin

Event • 3 Mar 2021 from 8:00am - 9:00am

Startup Stories - Tricia Martin (Virtual Intern)

Hear the experiences of an entrepreneur and business owner – the highs, the lows, the wins, the mistakes, the inside story.

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Event • 4 Mar 2021 from 1:00pm - 2:00pm

What is Research Advantage?

Join the Research Advantage team to uncover the many initiatives aimed at empowering academics at all careers levels at our University.

Upcoming events

LALS In Conversation

Event • 23 Mar 2021 from 5:00pm - 6:30pm

In Conversation with Dr Alan Finkel AO

Join Dr Alan Finkel AO, for the first Looking Ahead In Conversation for 2021, as his public address helps the audience to understand the vast opportunities available through low emissions technology.

Looking Ahead Lecture Series

Event • 21 Apr 2021 from 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Building Resilience

Join Shane Fitzsimmons, Commissioner of Resilience NSW, and Lord Mayor Cr Nuatali Nelmes and their panel of experts as they discuss sustainable development issues, design and policy directions both within our direct communities and in our neighbouring regions - locally and globally.

Event • 8 Mar 2021 at 10:30am

Women in Leadership - Morning Tea

The University of Newcastle is hosting several morning tea events across the Callaghan, Ourimbah, Sydney and Port Macquarie campuses.


Event • 11 Mar 2021 from 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Developing Grant Applications [Schemes MRFF and TRGS]

This health specific information session will focus on developing Grant applications for the Medical Research Future Fund and Translational Research Grants Scheme.


Event • 23 Mar 2021 from 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Communicating with key words – putting your research in the spotlight

Discover how the use of key words can increase your research impact, raise your research profile and optimise your research grant applications.


Event • 25 Mar 2021 from 12:00pm - 1:30pm

What's new and lessons learned for the next round of NHMRC Ideas Grants

This session will be a panel discussion with the opportunity to hear from NHMRC Ideas Grants Reviewers and Recipients, also provide the opportunity for Q&A and advice.


Event • 26 Mar 2021 from 10:00am - 11:30am

Alternative metrics - using Altmetric Explorer

Join us for a hands-on session that will introduce using Metrics that will enable us to measure our research impact.

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Event • 30 Mar 2021 from 1:30pm - 3:00pm

Research Translation - where do I start?

This session will unpack research translation and provide a framework and practical advice and examples on knowledge translation.


Event • 13 Apr 2021 from 12:00pm - 1:30pm

How to apply for NHMRC Postgraduate Scholarships

This session will be delivered by the Research Grants Office and provide practical advice on how to apply for NHMRC Post-grad Scholarships and provide opportunity for Q&A.


Event • 22 Apr 2021 from 10:30am - 12:00pm

NHMRC Development Grants

This session on NHMRC Development Grants will be delivered by the Research Grants Office and provide practical advice, information and opportunity for Q&A.


Event • 28 Apr 2021 from 10:00am - 11:30am

Open Research - what is it?

Join us as we collaborate with our Research and Scholarly Communication Advisor and Manager, Academic Engagement for a hands-on session that will demystify all things Open Research.


Event • 6 May 2021 from 10:00am - 11:30am

Introduction to Metrics - measuring your research impact

This session will introduce us to using Metrics that will enable us to measure our research impact.


Event • 12 May 2021 from 9:30am - 11:30pm

Pre Grant Writing Circle

Bring along your grant idea / proposal and pitch to our Pre-Grant Writing Circle. This is an interactive workshop that will support the development of fresh ideas for grant opportunities and collaborations in a dynamic, group-facilitated environment.

Health professionals research education program

Event • 11 Jun 2021 from 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Clinical Trials

This health specific information session will be about Clinical Trials. This session is open to Researchers, Hunter New England (HNE) and Central Coast (CC) Local Health District (LHD) Clinician Researchers, Clinicians and Managers.

The University of Newcastle acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands within our footprint areas: Awabakal, Darkinjung, Biripai, Worimi, Wonnarua, and Eora Nations. We also pay respect to the wisdom of our Elders past and present.