What's on this week


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.

Upcoming events

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 • 28 Apr 2021 from 10:00am - 11:30am

Becoming an Open Researcher

Learn about the practices and tools that will help your research be more visible and accessible.

JTDs pitching

Event • 29 Apr 2021 from 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Join the Dots - Pitching

Hear from founders and business leaders throughout the region as we explore the art of pitching.

Funding Roadmap

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

Funding Roadmap

Find out first-hand what opportunities are available to bring your new product, process or service through the phases of “explore – experiment – accelerate – scale” right here in the Hunter.

Jennifer Holland

Event • 5 May 2021 from 8:00am - 9:00am

Startup Stories - Jennifer Holland (Throat Scope)

Join us at Startup Stories for an engaging session with one of Australia’s brightest medtech CEO’s and local Newcastle entrepreneur as she shares her insight into building a world-class company and scaling it across the globe.


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 • 11 May 2021 from 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Using SCOPUS & SciVal

Join this session to use and understand all things SCOPUS & SciVal.


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.


Event • 18 May 2021 from 1:00pm - 2:30pm

ARC Linkage Project Grants

This session will provide practical advice to researchers interested in submitting an ARC Linkage Projects application. Please join us to for this opportunity to learn more and ask questions.


Event • 26 May 2021 from 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Maximise Your Research Profile

This session will provide you with an opportunity to refresh and optimise your Research Profile.


Event • 2 Jun 2021 from 10:00am - 11:30am

Web of Life and Incites

Learn how you can utilise Web of Life and Incites.

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.


Event • 17 Jun 2021 from 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Metrics for Quality Journals

Join this session to unpack metrics for quality journals.

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.