News, Media & Events


Our events aim to showcase Research and Innovation at UOW. From interactive workshops, public lectures, festivals and conferences, our program aims to provide all sorts of opportunities for our community to come along and be involved.


In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organised events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience

All staff R&I Forum

Research and Innovation Forum for UOW staff

UOW Big Ideas

UOW professors present short, 10 minute talks about the big ideas behind their work in a festival environment

iAccelerate Events

Events showcasing and celebrating the healthy, effective and powerful ecosystem of innovation and entrepreneurship

Advantage SME Events

Events and news to give your business the UOW advantage

Global Challenges Events

Events bringing together academics and their research teams involved in, and advancing, interdisciplinary research


At UOW we’re dedicated to research that makes a difference, and sharing our efforts and outcomes with the world.

Media Releases

For all the latest research news and beyond, enter the UOW Newsroom

Magazine & Publications

Research and Innovation Division publications that features in-depth profiles of UOW researchers, their partners and projects

Nature Index

The Nature Index presents high quality scientific articles of research outputs by institution


Bringing you the latest news and discoveries from UOW via audio platform

The Conversation

An independent source of news and views, sourced from the academic and research community and delivered direct to the public


The UOW Research Youtube playlist provides news and profiles on groundbreaking research and opportunities

Grants & Fellowship Success

Our researchers and their teams receive funding from national programmes, including the Australian Research Council and National Health and Medical Council. The University also provides opportunities for external academics to receive fellowships to undertake research and scholarship at UOW, as well as funding schemes for its researchers.

Internal Grants

The University has a number of grants schemes for internal stakeholders


Learn more about, and apply for, the Vice-Chancellor's Awards for Research Excellence, and see the external awards and prizes which UOW academics have recently received.

Vice-Chancellor's Awards

The Vice-Chancellor's Awards for Research Excellence are an opportunity for us to recognise the achievements of our colleagues

Award Outcomes

The successes of our researchers are diverse and far reaching


Last reviewed: 9 April, 2019