NHMRC program changes

NHMRC is making improvements to its grant funding program to ensure it continues to support the best Australian health and medical research and researchers.

The changes

Congratulations to all of the May/June 2017 ARC awardees

Awards list

Sustainability Research

Researchers at The University of Western Australia continue to make a significant contribution to a global sustainable future.

Our Sustainability Research Leaders


Crowdsourcing at UWA with mindhive

Join a growing crowd of over 8600 university researchers, strategic consultants, government leaders, entrepreneurs and community leaders.


Side by side: offloading LNG on the open seas

Researchers at UWA work closely with Shell to meet challenges associated with reliable offloading of LNG; a critical component for the successful implementation of the novel technology.

Find out more


Going up!

The University of Western Australia has climbed 14 places to 111th in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings, 9 places to 93rd in the QS rankings and 5 places to 91st in the Academic Ranking of World Universities.

A great achievement

UWA congratulates Premier's Science Awards winners

Professor Christobel Saunders • Professor Harvey Millar • David Gozzard • Dr Asha Bowen

The awards

Research Grants and Contracts

The Research Grants and Contracts Office are responsible for the procurement and administration of internally and externally funded research awards and can provide support throughout the lifecycle of the funding.

Research Development

Research Development Advisers understand the dynamics of the academic research environment. We seek opportunities to bridge gaps, act as connectors; we are facilitators, educators, coaches, advisers and introducers. 

Research Innovation

The RDI office works with researchers to:

  • develop research opportunities
  • create impact from research
  • protect and commercialise intellectual property created at UWA

The RDI also works with industry to facilitate collaborative research projects and access to new technologies.

Research Ethics and Integrity

Research Ethics and Integrity, within Research Enterprise, is your main contact for administration and policy relating to research involving people, or animals and for biological safety.