Research

Prime Minister's Prizes for Science

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.

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The Prime Minister's Prizes for Science are the nation's finest awards for excellence in science and science teaching. The five prizes awarded annually are the:

  • Prime Minister's Prize for Science
  • Frank Fenner Prize for Life Scientist of the Year
  • Malcolm McIntosh Prize for Physical Scientist of the Year
  • Prime Minister's Prize for Excellence in Science Teaching in Primary Schools
  • Prime Minister's Prize for Excellence in Science Teaching in Secondary Schools.

2014 Frank Fenner Prize for Life Scientist of the Year

Professor Ryan Lister

Future Fellow

ARC Centre of Excellence Plant Energy Biology

2013 Malcolm McIntosh Prize for Physical Scientist of the Year

Professor Mark Cassidy

Director

Centre for Offshore Foundation Systems

2007 Malcolm McIntosh Prize for Physical Scientist of the Year

Professor Eric May

Chevron Chair in Gas Process Engineering

UWA Centre for Energy

2005 Science Minister's Prize for Life Scientist of the Year

Professor A. Harvey Millar

Centre Director

ARC Centre of Excellence Plant Energy Biology