Nicholas Fisk

UNSW has announced the appointment of Professor Nicholas Fisk as Deputy Vice-Chancellor to lead the University's research efforts.


Australian universities are united in an unprecedented national campaign to tackle and prevent sexual harassment and assault on campuses, writes Vice-Chancellor Professor Ian Jacobs.


Rethinking the way we approach end-of-life and understanding why people are ingrained risk takers are the focus of two TEDxSydney talks by UNSW experts this month.


UNSW researchers have been awarded $11.4 million in the latest round of federal government funding for industry-linked research projects and a centre to transform Australia’s high-performance manufacturing sector.


A philanthropist novelist, a business leader, a mental health educator and an Australian cricketer were among a group of high achievers recognised at UNSW’s 2016 Alumni Awards.

Emma Johnston

Renowned professor of marine ecology and TV presenter Emma Johnston is adding Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Research) to her impressive list of achievements.

Budget 2016

Looking for expert analysis on the 2016 Federal Budget? UNSW academics in areas such as taxation, health and economics are available for comment. 


Two of Sydney’s iconic educational institutions, UNSW and the National Institute of Dramatic Arts (NIDA), are strengthening ties to boost artistic collaborations and joint research projects.


UNSW is hosting the Leadership Forum on Energy Transition for Australia, an initiative of the ACF that brings together leaders from business, academia and the community to develop a clean energy blueprint for the nation.

Diversity champions

Five new ‘Diversity Champions’ are embarking on a mission to help drive significant cultural change around equity, diversity and inclusion at UNSW.