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  • Publishing in Science and Nature: how they did it[21 November 2014]

    The last Research Bites for the year will be held on Thursday 27 November. This will be a special session of talks from researchers who have published in Science and Nature. They'll be explaining what they do and how they got published in these journals. More

  • New At Award requirements for your NHMRC Grant[20 November 2014]

    This year the NHMRC have introduced an additional step for all successful applications More

  • Appointment of Dell to provide HPC service for University of Sydney researchers[20 November 2014]

    Following a rigorous selection process, which involved researchers across faculties, Dell Australia Limited has been selected to provide a High Performance Computing (HPC) service for the University. More

  • Core Research Facilities Annual Symposium[14 November 2014]

    Please join us for The University of Sydney's inaugural Core Research Facilities Annual Symposium on Friday 21 November 2014. This event will showcase some of the leading research being conducted at core facilities in the University. More

  • Did you sit on a NHMRC Project Grant Review Panel this year?[13 November 2014]

    The Research Portfolio is conducting a short survey of the NHMRC Peer Review Process, and would like to speak to any researcher who sat on a Project Grant Review Panel this year. More

  • Opportunity for students: Airbus ideas programme[12 November 2014]

    This programme enables students across the globe to develop new ideas for a sustainable aviation industry. Each application should be submitted by a team of three to five bachelor, master or PhD degree students in a range of disciplines. More

  • Updated guidance: software as a medical device [12 November 2014]

    We have consulted with the Therapeutics Goods Administration (TGA) to clarify their guidelines relating to the use of software in research. More

  • ARC funding recognises research leadership at Sydney[7 November 2014]

    University of Sydney researchers secured more than $32 million in the latest round of Australian Research Council (ARC) funding. More

  • Positive societal impact: BMRI research [7 November 2014]

    New research and education opportunities are emerging through the transformation of the Brain and Mind Research Institute (BMRI) to a Strategic Priority ARea for Collaboration (SPARC) for mental health and neuroscience. An academic strategy is being developed by researchers, collaborating across either faculties. Some of the researchers involved in this process have shared their views on the University's new approach to collaborative research and education initiatives. More

  • Proposals invited: Australian Institute for Nanoscale Science and Technology Accelerator Scheme[7 November 2014]

    The Scheme offers modest funding in 2015 for practical and achievable research projects, activities and equipment that help establish strong foundations upon which the AINST's future research program can be built. More

  • EOIs sought: Convener and Chair, University of Sydney Society of Fellows[30 October 2014]

    The Research Portfolio is seeking nominations for Convener and Chair of the University of Sydney Society of Fellows. The University of Sydney has established the Society of Fellows comprising holders of prestigious early career research fellowships including the ARC DECRAs, NHMRC ECFs and the University of Sydney Postdoctoral Fellowships. More

  • Smarter data: introducing Electronic Lab Notebooks[30 October 2014]

    To help researchers manage research information the University is pleased to launch a new Electronic Lab Notebook (ELN) platform - LabArchives - which is now available and is free for all University researchers and research students. More