Faculty of Science

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New Colombo Plan strengthens global connections

New Colombo Plan strengthens global connections

Friday, 13 July 2018

The Australian Government has awarded the University of Newcastle $1,267,750 million in funding under the 2019 New Colombo Plan Mobility Program.

Expert Speaker Talks: COE Winter School | 25 - 27 July

Expert Speaker Talks: COE Winter School | 25 - 27 July

Tuesday, 10 July 2018

The 9th annual Centre for Organic Electronics (COE) Winter School will take place between 25 and 27 July. As part of this outreach effort we bring in academics, CSIRO, IP lawyers, industry experts, and communications and media experts to deliver addresses. The mornings of Wednesday 25 July, Thursday 26 July and Friday 27 July are open to all staff.

Deep passion for the ocean inspires environmental graduate

Deep passion for the ocean inspires environmental graduate

Thursday, 5 July 2018

Inspired by her love of the ocean and coral reef, University of Newcastle research student, Laura Bradbury, is on an exciting path to improve the environment for future generations.

Ourimbah graduation celebrates excellence on the coast

Ourimbah graduation celebrates excellence on the coast

Thursday, 5 July 2018

More than 500 University of Newcastle (UON) and TAFE NSW students will cross the stage at Ourimbah graduation this week, celebrating the culmination of years of academic endeavour.

New postgraduate programs for jobs of the future

New postgraduate programs for jobs of the future

Tuesday, 3 July 2018

Three new postgraduate programs specially designed to prepare students for jobs of the future will be offered at the University of Newcastle (UON).

Local Lions have a clear vision for funding research

Local Lions have a clear vision for funding research

Friday, 29 June 2018

When Associate Professor Sally McFadden spoke at Dungog Lions Club in 2016 about her long-term research working at solving the riddle of myopia, her words travelled to Mrs Carole Powell, Lions Australia 201N3 District Coordinator. Mrs Powell was looking to fund a local project with global impact to celebrate the Lions Centenary, and this project was the perfect fit.

Newcastle innovators awarded grants to go global

Newcastle innovators awarded grants to go global

Friday, 22 June 2018

Two leading academics from the University of Newcastle are among the 38 beneficiaries in the latest round of the Australian Government’s Priming Grants, aimed at building international relationships to commercialise ground-breaking research.

Preventing chronic disease among people with mental illness

Preventing chronic disease among people with mental illness

Tuesday, 29 May 2018

Increased support to prevent chronic disease in people with mental illness will be the focus of a $597,507 Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF) investment for Australian researchers.