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Note to staff

14 November 2016


Vice-Chancellor’s Excellence Awards for Professional Staff I was delighted to be able to present the Vice-Chancellor’s Excellence Awards for Professional Staff last week before a large and warmly supportive audience. The awards were developed to...

11 November 2016


Recent media reports Media are today running a story claiming there will be job and wage cuts at the University, which may give the impression that Curtin is facing a crisis.  This is not the case. Like most organisations, Curtin is managing some...

7 November 2016


Curtin hosts Lao PDR disability leaders Curtin welcomed 15 disability leaders from Lao People’s Democratic Republic (Lao PDR) to Bentley campus last Monday as part of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade’s Australia Awards Fellowship...

3 November 2016


Australian Research Council grants Curtin was successful in the recent Australian Research Council (ARC) grants, receiving $6.8 million in funding. This includes 12 ARC Discovery Projects, two ARC Discovery Early Career Research Awards (DECRA), and...

31 October 2016


Ranking updates We are now nearing the end of the annual calendar of the release of University rankings. I am delighted to advise that Curtin has been ranked in the top 10 in Australia by the Nature Index 2016 Australia and New Zealand supplement....

24 October 2016


Last week I was very proud to sign an MOU between Southern Aboriginal Corporation, Bringing Them Home Committee and Curtin University that will provide opportunities for Curtin students to undertake practice-based learning for credit toward their...