Research

About Research @ UWA

A focus on research of an international quality and the fostering of an outstanding research culture have positioned UWA as one of the best universities in Australia and in the top 150 in the world.

Up Close and Personal

Showcasing UWA's Outstanding Young Investigators and their groundbreaking innovations.

Congratulations to all of UWA's successful researchers in the Australian Research Council's (ARC) November funding round:

  • 27 Discovery Grants
  • 10 Discovery Early Career Researcher Awards
  • 8 Linkage, Infrastructure, Equipment and Facilities Awards
  • $18.2m ARC Funding

New UWA Research Webpages

Explore UWA's new Research Webpages & then enter our survey to win your choice of a $500 Apple Store or Co-Op Voucher.

Congratulations to all of UWA's successful researchers in the National Health & Medical Research Council's (NHMRC) October funding round:

  • 29 Project Grants
  • 7 Early Career Fellowships
  • 3 Career Development Awards
  • 2 Centres of Excellence
  • $35.8m in NHMCR Funding

Congratulations to the
winners of the inaugural 
UWA Research Awards
and Honours

Congratulations to UWA's 22 Highly Cited Researchers and the 129 authors of UWA's 2012 Highly Cited Papers.

Building a Better World
Building a Better World
UWA's Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research) on the impact of UWA's research.
Research Initiatives
Research Initiatives (coming soon)
UWA research has far reaching social, economic, health and environmental impacts.
UWA Crowd Research
UWA Crowd Research
Explore UWA's crowd sourcing and crowd funding projects.
UWA Research Strengths
UWA Research Strengths
ERA 2012 rated 100% of UWA's research at world standard or above.
UWA has world class facilities and data for use by our researchers, research students and collaborators.
UWA is considered one of the
World's top 100 universities by both the ARWU and QS rankings.
Recognition of UWA's exceptional research and researchers.
Read and follow recent news stories showcasing UWA research.
 

The University has determined six strategic research areas and several emerging and seed priorities to provide appropriate focus and direction to our activities.

 
 

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