Ian Jacobs

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Welcome to the Summer Issue of UNSW magazine – Uniken

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We are making progress in understanding some of the most elusive and debilitating conditions of modern times – the mental illnesses that account for almost a quarter of the health-related disability worldwide, write Ian Jacobs and Michael Spence.

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UNSW and the University of Sydney have announced an historic medical research partnership to help tackle two of the biggest challenges of our time – mental illness and addiction.

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UNSW and Shanghai Jiao Tong University will establish a Joint Innovation Hub in Advanced Materials for the Space Age, the NSW Premier Mike Baird announced in China at the weekend. 

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UNSW President and Vice-Chancellor Professor Ian Jacobs welcomes students to the newly opened Michael Crouch Innovation Centre.

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UNSW continues its rise in the top 50 of the QS World University Rankings, thanks to strong employer and academic reputation and big jumps in subject performances.

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UNSW President and Vice-Chancellor Professor Ian Jacobs has been named a Sydney Ambassador, joining a group of influential Australians charged with promoting the city as a premier business events destination.

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We are living through "the most excitingly disruptive time", says Communications Minister Malcolm Turnbull, and we must view it as an opportunity if the nation is to prosper.

 

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Communications Minister Malcolm Turnbull will join UNSW Vice-Chancellor Professor Ian Jacobs in a public event exploring how best to manage risk in life, politics, business, climate change and medicine.

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UNSW Australia Chancellor David Gonski has announced the appointment of eminent UK academic Professor Ian Jacobs as the University's incoming President and Vice-Chancellor.

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