It is a privilege to be selected to lead this dynamic, world-class university. I am particularly looking forward to building on our achievements throughout 2017 and continuing the task of nurturing and supporting our great staff and students.
Professor Dawn Freshwater
On 26 April, Professor Dawn Freshwater was officially installed as UWA's 18th Vice-Chancellor.
The celebration of appointment took place inside UWA's iconic Winthrop Hall in front of an audience of more than 500 invited guests.
Professor Freshwater joins Lyn Beazley (Study Perth Chair), Deborah Terry (Curtin VC) and Eeva Leinonen (Murdoch VC) at the Premier's international education consortium.
Engaging in science
Professor Freshwater with WA Science Minister Dave Kelly and CSIRO CEO Larry Marshall at UWA's purpose-built Indian Ocean Marine Research Centre.
Having a ball
The Vice-Chancellor joins staff from the School of Indigenous Studies and Matariki Network partners at the NAIDOC ball.
Let the festival begin
Professor Dawn Freshwater leads a Mexican wave as she opens the Social Impact Festival.
Commitment to international education
Professor Freshwater attends international education consortium hosted by Premier Mark McGowan and attended by Education Minister Sue Ellery, WA's Vice-Chancellors and other stakeholders
The Vice-Chancellor meets the Consul General of India, Amit Kumar Mishra.
Vice-Chancellor's Voice - 12 July 2017
Thu, 13 Jul 2017
Good morning. I am pleased to share we are introducing an enhanced UWA Summer School this year to provide our students with more flexible study options and help drive excellence in education.
Vice-Chancellor's Voice - 5 July 2017
Thu, 13 Jul 2017
Good morning. I was thrilled to see that two UWA subject areas have been ranked in the world’s top 10 and four were recognised as number one in Australia by the Academic Ranking of World Universities.