Research

CCeMMP PhD opportunities with industry focus: Recruiting now

September 9, 2021

Looking for a PhD opportunity that allows you to experience BOTH academia and industry?

Plastic is no longer just a marine problem

September 7, 2021

New research paper outlines framework for addressing the global scourge of plastic “More and more, we are finding that microplastics are in the atmosphere, in the mountains, in the ice caps, in the human environment.” We have all seen those searing photos and videos of turtles swimming through plastic debris, of pelicans stuck in plastic bags, even a tiny seahorse wrapped around a cotton bud.

Congratulations to our ERA and Impact Academic Leaders

September 7, 2021

Congratulations and welcome to our Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) and Impact Academic Leaders.

The 19th CCCM Conversation: Self-Compassion, the need of the hour

September 7, 2021

An increasing number of research studies show that self-compassion is strongly associated with lower levels of anxiety and depression, and better emotional wellbeing.

Research Integrity webinar: Predatory publishing

September 2, 2021

All researchers, staff and students, are invited to join our Research Integrity Mythbuster session on predatory publishing, facilitated by Adrienne Corradini, Learning and Engagement Librarian and Research Integrity Advisors, Associate Professor Sheikh Solaiman, Associate Professor Martina Sanderson-Smith and Associate Professor Steven Roodenrys.

The two of us: Duane Robinson and Brendan Banfield

August 31, 2021

PhD Candidate Brendan Banfield is passionate about renewable energy and sustainability.

Sparking collaboration for a sustainable world | Tuesday 31 August

August 26, 2021

Join us for the Australia-Brazil Women’s Research Engineers Network event.

Researcher spotlight: Daniel Daly

August 26, 2021

This month we are focussing on United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 7: Affordable and Clean Energy, to raise the profile of researchers and projects working toward this important goal to ensure we protect our environmental future.

Funding for primary health care research

August 24, 2021

UOW’s Prof Elizabeth Halcomb, Dr Hassan Hosseinzadeh, and Prof Marijka Batterham in collaboration with researchers from Bond University have been successful in receiving a Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF) Primary Health Care Research Grant worth $977,628.15.

UOW PowerLab receives UGPN grant

August 24, 2021

Congratulations to PowerLab Co-Director Thomas Astell-Burt and colleagues who have been awarded a UGPN grant to generate new data for ‘green social prescriptions’.

Registrations open for the UOW Three Minute Thesis final | 25 August

August 19, 2021

The Dean of Graduate Research, Prof Clive Baldock along with the Vice Chancellor, Prof Patricia Davidson invites staff, students, family and friends to the UOW Three Minute Thesis (3MT) Final to be held as an online event on Wednesday 25 August from 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm.

Webinar with superstar of STEM Dr Marian Wong

August 19, 2021

In celebration of National Science Week the Alumni team has produced a webinar with Dr Marian Wong, marine biologist and Senior Lecturer at the Centre for Sustainable Ecosystem Solutions at UOW.

Human evolution: Past and future

August 17, 2021

Archaeological research in South Africa is critical to our understanding of the cultural evolution of Homo sapiens, according to Associate Professor Alex Mackay, who researches the archaeology of southern Africa, human behavioural evolution and lithic technologies and is Director of the Centre for Archaeological Science (@CAS_UOW) in the School of Earth, Atmospheric and Life Science.

Brief survey: Families using digital technologies in lock down

August 17, 2021

Researchers at Early Start are exploring use of digital technologies by children 3 to 5 years and their families during lock down.

Research integrity webinar: Data Management

August 10, 2021

Staff and student researchers are invited to join our UOW Research Integrity Advisors for a session exploring some of the basic nuances of Research Data Management at UOW.