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06 Jun 2024

Australia joins international scientific program investigating Earth

Australian scientists now have access to a more complete understanding of our planet, as Australia becomes a member of the International Continental…

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Professor Will Bateman, Associate Dean Research (ADR) at the ƵCollege of Law
13 May 2024

Professor Will Bateman champions interdisciplinary excellence and innovation at ANU

Professor Will Bateman loves to push boundaries within his research.  In his current role as Associate Dean Research (ADR) at the ANU…

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Rosie Georgelin
10 May 2024

Life as an Industry PhD candidate: Rosie Georgelin

PhD candidate Rosie Georgelin is working with industry partner Samsara Eco to push boundaries in infinite plastic recycling.When athletic clothing…

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An aeroplane on an airstrip at Ali Curung, a 375km drive north from Alice Springs in the Northern Territory. Picture: Supplied
06 May 2024

More outback doctors needed for people and planet

It might sound surprising, but responsible healthcare doesn’t necessarily mean treatment in the biggest hospital the state has to offer. …

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ƵVice-Chancellor Professor Brian P. Schmidt AC FAA FRS
28 Nov 2023

Celebrating the impact of the ƵGrand Challenges

On Wednesday 22 November, more than 150 people gathered at the National Film and Sound Archive to celebrate the achievements and legacy of the Grand…

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16 Nov 2023

Professor Emma Schultz's journey from finance to governance

Professor Emma Schultz, Associate Dean (Research) of the Australian National University's (ANU) College of Business and Economics (CBE), never set…

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10 Nov 2023

Ƶpartners in $7m ARC LIEF-funded research projects

Ƶ (ANU) will contribute to six projects funded by the Australian Research Council (ARC) Linkage Infrastructure,…

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01 Nov 2023

Ƶfunding success for ARC Discovery Projects

Research into chicken farming, plant security and the ocean's role in climate change are among projects at Ƶ (ANU)…

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27 Oct 2023

Professor Bronwyn Parry awarded $16 million in ERC funding

In an Australian first for social science, Professor Bronwyn Parry, Dean of the College of Arts and Social Sciences at the Australian National…

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27 Oct 2023

Dr Bin Lu awarded International Hydrogen Research Fellowship

Dr Bin Lu from the ƵCollege of Engineering, Computing and Cybernetics has been awarded an International Hydrogen Research Fellowship funded by the…

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20 Oct 2023

Professor Darren Halpin shares his grant-getting expertise

Political scientist Professor Darren Halpin, Associate Dean of Research (ADR) of the College of Arts and Social Sciences (CASS), understands grant-…

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19 Sep 2023

How university sector can advance collections and research

By Claire Sheridan University collections - cultural material, specimens, data and archival records - are a by-product of research, teaching and of…

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