Faculty of Science

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Opening new possibilities at University

Opening new possibilities at University

Friday, 17 August 2018

Are you interested in undergraduate study, pathways to university or expanding your career with postgraduate study?

Funding to develop targeted health solutions

Funding to develop targeted health solutions

Monday, 13 August 2018

Researchers from the University of Newcastle have received more than $1.4 million in funding from the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) to support the Australian Government’s new male and female health strategies.

ARC awards UON $1.5m to develop PFAS remediation solutions

ARC awards UON $1.5m to develop PFAS remediation solutions

Monday, 13 August 2018

The University of Newcastle has received $1.5m in Australian Research Council (ARC) funding for two of nine national research projects that will focus on developing ground-breaking initiatives to address PFAS contamination in the environment.

New international research partnership forged

New international research partnership forged

Friday, 10 August 2018

Medical physics research set to benefit from collaboration

Surfing bacteria reveal new insights into the ocean’s health

Surfing bacteria reveal new insights into the ocean’s health

Tuesday, 7 August 2018

Australian scientists have recorded more than 175,000 tiny microbes dwelling in our ocean waters for the first time, providing an unprecedented baseline against which to measure the effects of climate change and human activities.

Teaching Innovation Investment Scheme

Teaching Innovation Investment Scheme

Friday, 3 August 2018

The Teaching innovation investment Scheme (TI2) enables our university teachers to innovate for the benefit of student success.  These investments seed funding for both innovative teaching activities and the creation of learning objects, as well as action research and evaluation into the success of effective teaching initiatives.

ARC funding expands research in microbiology and the humanities

ARC funding expands research in microbiology and the humanities

Friday, 3 August 2018

Two outstanding mid-career researchers from the University of Newcastle have received almost $2 million in Australian Research Council (ARC) Future Fellowships to advance their research discoveries in the fields of microbiology and the humanities.

Australian farming the focus of new Soil Research Centre

Australian farming the focus of new Soil Research Centre

Thursday, 2 August 2018

Australia’s largest collaborative soil research initiative, aimed at enabling farmers to increase their productivity and profitability, has launched today at the University of Newcastle.