Dr Peter Shergold will head the new Centre for Social Impact being established at UNSW, Vice-Chancellor Professor Fred Hilmer has announced.
Many Australians are missing out on essentials in life, yet they do not register on statistics measuring poverty, according to research from UNSW.
UNSW has scooped the pool in a national awards program that recognises excellent academic achievement and future leadership potential.
Co-operation with India is to be boosted significantly with the creation of 21 Visiting Research Fellowships at UNSW.
The next generation of made-in-Australia designers, architects and planners will be on display when the Faculty of the Built Environment hosts their annual graduand exhibitions.
The University of New South Wales has become the first university in Australia to launch an official channel on You Tube.