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Swinburne appoints new Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research and Enterprise)
Thu 02 Apr 2020
Swinburne is proud to announce the appointment of Professor Bronwyn Fox as Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research and Enterprise).
Swinburne announces next Vice-Chancellor
Mon 23 Mar 2020
Professor Pascale Quester will take up the reins as our next Vice-Chancellor in August, joining Swinburne from the University of Adelaide.
Swinburne celebrates International Women’s Day 2020
Thu 12 Mar 2020
A panel of remarkable women shared the challenges they have faced as part of Swinburne’s International Women’s Day celebrations.
Prestigious QS ranking recognises Swinburne in 12 subject areas
Wed 04 Mar 2020
QS has ranked Swinburne among the world’s best universities in areas including engineering and technology, natural sciences, and arts and humanities.
Australia’s dual-sector universities call for action on reform
Wed 26 Feb 2020
Vice-Chancellors of dual-sector universities are renewing a call for federal, state and territory governments to implement landmark recommendations.
Swinburne student gains valuable insight into future work at Siemens
Tue 25 Feb 2020
Isabelle Barton is the first Swinburne student to complete a work placement with the communications team of industrial manufacturer, Siemens Australia.
Swinburne appoints new CMO to lead brand vision
One of Australia’s leading marketers joins Swinburne to build on our world-class reputation as university that challenges the status quo.
Innovation fellowships boost staff startup ambitions
Thu 20 Feb 2020
Swinburne’s Innovation Precinct awards Innovation fellows to entrepreneurial staff.
West Gate Tunnel delays show risks of mega-projects
Tue 18 Feb 2020
Mega-projects display risk of being locked in delays and extra costs.
Half of over-55s are open to downsizing – if only they could find homes that suit them
Wed 12 Feb 2020
New report shows more than half of Australians over the age of 55 are open to downsizing.