Inspiring Research

July 2015

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NEWS FROM THE RSO

New Executive Officer to the DVCR
Marie Reitano has been appointed to the role of Executive Officer to the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research). Marie will be starting in this role from Monday 3 August 2015

RSO Road Show
There was strong interest from both academic and professsional staff sessions in the June 2015 RSO Roadshow. You can view the slides and recording of the RSO Roadshow at the Past workshop presentations page.

 

RESEARCH NEWS AND SUCCESSES

Professor Michael Kidd appointed to Council of NHMRC
Flinders University’s Professor Michael Kidd will play a “vital role in guiding the current and future health of Australians” following today’s announcement of his appointment to the Council of the NHMRC.

Flinders receives $2.35m for research with industry
Flinders has received funding for six projects in the latest round of Australian Research Council Linkage funding, securing a total of $2.35 million in grants.

Flinders partnering in OLT grants to improve university teaching
The Australian Government recently announced $4.7 million in funding for grants and fellowships to promote excellence in learning and teaching in higher education. Flinders University will be partnering on two of these OLT grants.

China groundwater partnership continues
Associate Professor Andy Love and Kathryn Bellette from the School of the Environment furthered their partnership with the China Geological Survey (CGS) in June, with a visit to Xian and Beijing.

Book release: Pre-Historic Marine Life in Australia's Inland Sea
Imagine a world where Australia’s red centre was flooded by a vast shallow ocean. Dr Danielle Clode’s forthcoming book Prehistoric marine life in Australia’s inland sea explores a time when Australia was an archipelago and giant marine reptiles ruled the Eromanga Sea.

SA Science Excellence Awards
The 2015 finalists for the SA Science Excellence Awards have been announced and People’s Choice voting is now open. To vote in the People’s Choice award, and for more information visit: http://www.scienceawards.sa.gov.au

 

SEMINARS, CONFERENCES AND WORKSHOPS

Research Funding Workshop: Research Professional
Rene Logan – Sales Manager, Australia and New Zealand, and Luke George – Client Services Manager for Research Professional from the UK will be visiting Flinders on Friday 28 August to hold a 90-minute Research Professional workshop, hosted by the Research Services Office.

Ethos Breakfast Forum
Three high profile research leaders will each review their list of seven principles key to their success with industry collaboration. The forum will explore the differences and similarities and review actions driving best practice.

ARMS Foundation Level Accreditation
The NSW and Victorian Chapters of the Australasian Research Management Society will be offering accreditation modules in August 2015.

 

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