Dr Peter Shergold will head the new Centre for Social Impact being established at UNSW, Vice-Chancellor Professor Fred Hilmer has announced.
Professor Chris Adam has been appointed Director of the Australian Graduate School of Management (AGSM). He is also the new Associate Dean Postgraduate Programs for the Faculty of Business, incorporating AGSM.
Larry Dwyer, Qantas Professor of Travel and Tourism Economics from the University of New South Wales, has been recognised for his outstanding contributions to tourism.
UNSW students have made a clean sweep of high achievers' scholarships at a prestigious research centre.
Children are 20 percent more likely to become overweight if their mothers go from not working to working more than 20 hours a week, according to research from UNSW.