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  • We should learn to love germs[13 September 2016]

    Dr Nick Coleman

    Microbiologist, Dr Nicholas Coleman, discusses the US Food and Drug Administration ban on the use of antibacterial compounds in household products such as liquid soaps. More

  • Dr Michael Bowen wins Eureka Prize for Outstanding Early Career Researcher[1 September 2016]

    Dr Michael Bowen

    Dr Michael Bowen, from the School of Psychology in the Faculty of Science, has won the Eureka Prize for Outstanding Early Career Researcher, presented at a gala dinner on 31 August in the Sydney Town Hall. More

  • SAGE gender equality in STEMM[15 June 2016]

    Young female researchers in a laboratory

    The University of Sydney is participating in the Science in Australia Gender Equity (SAGE) pilot program and currently seeks staff from all areas of the University, not only science academics, to join the SAGE Self Assessment Team (SAT) that will drive the project across campus. More

  • Ian has the TED X Factor[26 May 2016]

    Ian Conway Lamb

    A University of Sydney Master of Science student with an eye for business has won one of five TEDxSydney St George Bank Kick Start grants worth $25,000. More

  • Talented Student Program visits Westmead[10 May 2016]

    TSP students

    A group of students from the Faculty of Science's Talented Student Program (TSP) visited the Westmead health precinct on 9 May, to find out more about the breadth and depth of research opportunities on offer. More

  • Young scientists awarded, embark on year-long campaign[27 October 2015]

    Winners of the 2015 Tall Poppy Awards

    Awards by the Australian Institute of Policy and Science have recognised early career scientists who combine world-class research with a commitment to communication. More

  • Dr Michael Bowen wins NSW Early Career Researcher of the Year[8 October 2015]

    Michael Bowen

    Dr Michael Bowen, from the School of Psychology, has won the NSW Early Career Researcher of the Year award, the first time this prize has been offered as part of the NSW Premier's Prizes for Science and Engineering. More

  • Eureka Prize for Associate Professor Michael J. Biercuk[27 August 2015]

    Michael Biercuk

    Associate Professor Michael J. Biercuk, from the School of Physics and the ARC Centre of Excellence for Engineered Quantum Systems, has won the Eureka Prize for Outstanding Early Career Researcher, presented at a gala dinner on 26 August in the Sydney Town Hall. More

  • Mr Gordon Wood correction[21 August 2015]

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    Details of Mr Gordon Wood correction More

  • Six Eureka Prize finalists [24 July 2015]

    Eureka Prizes

    Six teams from the Division of Natural Sciences have been named as finalists in the prestigious Eureka Prizes, known as the Oscars of Australian science. More

  • Faculty of Science leads in industry-linked grants[15 July 2015]

    Abstract image

    The Australian Research Council (ARC) has granted more than $2.2 million to researchers from the Faculty of Science under its Linkage Projects scheme in 2015. More

  • Passing of science star Professor Harry Messel[8 July 2015]

    Harry Messel

    Professor Harry Messel AC CBE, a major force in science research, communication and education, and head of the School of Physics at the University of Sydney for 35 years, passed away today at the age of 93. More