Outstanding achievements

Professor Billie Bonevski awarded prestigious TSANZ award

Professor Billie Bonevski awarded prestigious TSANZ award

Thursday, 7 April 2016

The Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand (TSANZ) has awarded Professor Billie Bonevski with the prestigious TSANZ President’s Award.

UON awarded Lung Cancer Fellowship

UON awarded Lung Cancer Fellowship

Wednesday, 6 April 2016

Professor Phil Hansbro, School of Biomedical Sciences and Pharmacy, has been awarded a substantial grant for a co-funded Fellowship in Lung Cancer Research.

Study to enhance counselling for cancer callers

Study to enhance counselling for cancer callers

Monday, 7 March 2016

University of Newcastle behavioural scientist Associate Professor Christine Paul will work with Cancer Council NSW, Cancer Council Victoria and HMRI to help ensure that distressed cancer patients and their families receive the best possible health counselling when they phone for support.

Sperm and sterilisation - UON students make it to FameLab

Sperm and sterilisation - UON students make it to FameLab

Friday, 4 March 2016

Two University of Newcastle PhD candidates in reproductive biology, Sally Hall and Samantha Young, have been invited to communicate their science at the FameLab 2016 New South Wales semi-finals at the Powerhouse Museum in Sydney on 7 April 2016.

UON’s Professor John Aitken Wins Prestigious Reproductive Science Award

UON’s Professor John Aitken Wins Prestigious Reproductive Science Award

Thursday, 3 March 2016

Laureate Professor John Aitken from the University of Newcastle has been announced as the 2016 recipient of the prestigious Carl G. Hartman award, which recognises a researcher’s outstanding career and scholarly activities in the field of reproductive biology.

UON Professor named one of world's most influential scientific minds

UON Professor named one of world's most influential scientific minds

Tuesday, 19 January 2016

Professor John Forbes AM has once again been named as one of "The World's Most Influential Scientific Minds" by Thomson Reuters.

UON innovation and development grants

UON innovation and development grants

Tuesday, 19 January 2016

The University of Newcastle (UON) has achieved success in the latest round of Office of Learning and Teaching (OLT) funding for innovation and development projects.

Australia-ASEAN Council funding for Disaster Resilience

Australia-ASEAN Council funding for Disaster Resilience

Friday, 8 January 2016

A team of UON researchers have secured funding of $77,000 in the inaugural round of the Australia-ASEAN Council grant program for their project 'Disaster Resilience Education Capacity Building in South-East Asia'.