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$7.4 million funding to expand sustainable community fisheries management in the Pacific

Funding awarded for collaborative research in Kiribati, Solomon Islands and Vanuatu

Vice-Chancellor agrees to unlock salary increases to ease COVID-19 financial impact on staff

Decision a show of goodwill despite financial challenges

UOW ranked among world’s best for arts and humanities

Times Higher Education World University Rankings by Subject place UOW 8th in Australia

Professor Ray Chambers elected as a Fellow of the Academy of the Social Sciences

Honour a recognition of his contribution to development of statistical methodology

UOW researcher developing artificial muscle in miniature devices recognised on the global stage

Senior Professor Geoff Spinks announced as a winner in the Science Breakthroughs Of The Year category at the Falling Walls Science Summit

$1.5M funding for cancer and pandemic projects

NHMRC funding for research addressing cancer treatment and preparing Australia for future pandemics

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