The new round of Australian Research Council funding provides over $30m for 72 University projects across fields as diverse as neuroscience and insurance risk management.
More than $8 million worth of ARC grants have been awarded to two UNSW projects that will involve research into the major global challenges of antibiotic resistance and recyclable waste.
Staff within the Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences has been awarded 16 grants following former Education Minister Simon Birmingham's controversial veto last year.
Former Education Minister Senator Birmingham vetoed 11 grants for Arts and Social Sciences research projects – including three from UNSW
Research into driver training, Indigenous access to justice, the Internet of Things and the origins of Australia’s modern fauna are among 83 UNSW projects awarded more than $32.7 million in ARC funding.
An ambitious project looking at social and economic productivity across the age spectrum has won Professor Lyn Craig a prestigious Future Fellowship from the Australian Research Council.
UNSW researchers have been awarded more than $36 million in funding from the Australian Research Council, leading all universities across the state.
It's impolite to draw attention to a comb-over, but the time has to come to speak about the cleverly disguised shortages affecting research funding, writes Merlin Crossley.
UNSW has received more than $33 million for research in the latest round of Australian Research Council grants.