Research

New research to tackle Australia’s two biggest killers

December 12, 2019

The Morrison Government is delivering $12 million worth of research grants through its Cardiovascular Health Mission to tackle the nation’s two biggest killers – heart disease and stroke.

UOW to host International Conference featuring Nobel Laureate and Symposium on Diversity in Chemistry

December 12, 2019

UOW will host over 200 scientists from around Australia and overseas for Inorganic19 (IC19) this December (15—19).

UOW researchers awarded $3.3M in health and medical grants

December 9, 2019

University of Wollongong (UOW) researchers have been awarded $3,321,667 in grants from the Federal Government under a funding scheme to support innovative research projects.

Invitation to the ON Prime Finals | 10 December

December 5, 2019

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New funding to achieve gender equality for UOW conferences

December 2, 2019

As a proud recipient of the prestigious Athena SWAN Bronze Institution Award, granted as part of the Science in Australia Gender Equity (SAGE) initiative, the UOW is committed to advancing women’s careers across the University.

UOW spinout MOSkin makes radiation therapy safer

December 1, 2019

The University of Wollongong (UOW) launched a spinout based on a medical technology invention with massive global potential on Thursday 28 November, at an event on the main campus.

UOW to host UGPN Conference 2020

November 30, 2019

UOW is hosting the next University Global Partnership Network (UGPN) conference in 2020: March 30- April 01, chaired by the DVCR&I, Professor Jennifer Martin.

CHERII Seminar: The purpose of Higher Education | 6 December

November 27, 2019

CHERII welcomes you to our final seminar for 2019 about the purpose of Higher Education.

Seven UOW academics in international who’s who of influential researchers

November 21, 2019

Seven UOW academics have been named among the world’s most influential researchers, featuring in the 2019 Highly Cited Researchers list from the Web of Science Group, released on Tuesday, 19 November.

PhD graduate examines how marketing influences children’s junk food habits

November 18, 2019

You can lead a child to junk food, and they will certainly eat it, according to research conducted by Dr Jenny Norman, a PhD graduate from the Faculty of Social Science at the University of Wollongong.

UOW Aged Dementia Research team visit Taipei

November 18, 2019

UOW’s Aged Dementia Health Education & Research (ADHERe) team travelled to Taipei, Taiwan for the 11th annual International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics Asia Pacific Congress (IAGG) from 21 – 27 of October.

UOW Scholars Competition: Now open – showcase the impact of your research and win research cash

November 14, 2019

The 3rd UOW Scholars Competition is now open.

PhD graduate focused on how to retain nurses in the workforce

November 14, 2019

Dr Jane Douglas remembers her early years as a Registered Nurse.

Using chemistry to protect an ecosystem teeming with life

November 11, 2019

Working in Antarctica for three months has been a career highlight for Chemistry PhD graduate Dr Darren Koppel.

Study aims to give kids healthy habits

November 7, 2019

Researchers work with parents to develop healthy eating, exercise, screen and sleep routines in young children A collaborative study by researchers from the University of Wollongong’s (UOW) Early Start, NSW Health and the University of Newcastle is looking at ways to help parents and carers to develop healthy eating, physical activity, screen time and sleep habits in young children.