Overall, women receive a smaller share of research funding – but it’s not due to how applications are weighed up. The problem starts with the workforce itself.
Journalists and business leaders need to be careful about misleading others when broadcasting research findings, says UNSW Business School academic.
The University appears in 52 out of 54 research disciplines, making it equal first worldwide for the highest number of subjects ranked.
Australia needs more investment in hydrological modelling and new infrastructure to reduce the impact of major flood events, UNSW expert says.
A Senate committee is discussing a bill designed to shore up the independence of the Australian Research Council, after recent high-profile cases of ministers vetoing research grants.
Three-quarters of the academic journals that folded served the arts, social sciences and humanities. The losses weaken the academic communities and activities that formed around these journals.
UNSW psychology researchers have shown how to better communicate key messages and avoid misinformation.
The idea is publicly funded Australian research should be free for the public to read when published. But if it means taking money from universities struggling for research funding, that poses risks.
UNSW Library Unstacked is a ground-breaking visualisation of research activity across the University.
Developments in international economic law could alter Australia's relationship with China and other key trading partners, says UNSW Law’s Professor Heng Wang.