Research Admin Support

Enquiries relating to administrative support for research related matters (e.g. grant preparation, FoRs, IRMA, RPCFs etc.) can be made to:

Information for new researchers from the University is available at http://sydney.edu.au/research_support/new/index.shtml.

Research Code of Conduct

Research Code of Conduct 2013 in pdf.

Field of Education (FoR) Coding

The below documents can be used as reference for FoR coding information:

Fellowships Certification by the School of Physics (SoP)

All applicants for ARC Future Fellowships and DECRA through the School are required to complete a standard certification Fellowships Certification by the School of Physics before the Head of School signs off on any applications.

Awards and Prizes

Awards and Prizes Organisation/Sponsor Nomination Deadline
(~ annual date)
The Bok Prize The Astronomical Society of Australia (ASA) 31 January
Springer Thesis Award Springer-Verlag 31 January
Nancy Millis Medal for Women in Science Australian Academy of Science (AAS) 10 February
FameLab Australia The British Council, Cheltenham Festivals and Fresh Science 20 February
Sir Zelman Cowen Universities Fund Prize The Trustees of the Sir Zelman Cowen Universities Fund 28 February
Vice-Chancellor’s Awards for Learning and Teaching The University of Sydney 4 May
JAMES N KIRBY AWARD The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) 25 March
Women in Physics Lecturer The Australian Institute of Physics (The AIP) 27 February
Thomas Ranken Lyle Medal Australian Academy of Science (AAS) 17 April
Pawsey Medal Australian Academy of Science (AAS) 17 April
Faculty of Science Learning and Teaching Award Faculty of Science, USYD 21 April
Faculty of Science Learning and Teaching Fellowship Faculty of Science, USYD 21 April
NSW Tall Poppies The Australian Institute of Policy and Science (AIPS) 5 April
Honorary Fellow of the University The University of Sydney 30 April
Australian Museum Eureka Prizes The Australian Museum 2 May
United Uranium Scholarship Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO) 12 May
Prime Minister's Prize for Science Inspiring Australia 25 March
Frank Fenner Prize for Life Scientist of the Year Inspiring Australia 25 March
Malcolm McIntosh Prize for Physical Scientist of the Year Inspiring Australia 25 March
The AIP Education Meda The Australian Institute of Physics (The AIP) 31 May
Harrie Massey Medal and Prize The Australian Institute of Physics (The AIP) 31 May
Walter Boas Medal The Australian Institute of Physics (The AIP) 1 July
Award for Outstanding Service to Physics in Australia The Australian Institute of Physics (The AIP) 1 July
NSW Community Outreach to Physics Award The Australian Institute of Physics (The AIP) 9 October
The Scopus Young Researcher Awards Elsevier; Australasian Research Management Society (ARMS) 9 June
The Bragg Gold Medal for Excellence in Physics The Australian Institute of Physics (The AIP) 1 July
NSW Science & Engineering Awards Office of the NSW Chief Scientist and Engineer 20 July
Fellowship of the Australian Academy of Science Australian Academy of Science (AAS) 31 July
Edgeworth David Medal The Royal Society of New South Wales 30 September
Order of Australia The Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia  
National Council of Women (NCW) NSW Australia Day Awards National Council of Women (NCW) NSW  
AusAid Australia Awards Fellowships Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade  
Office of Learning and Teaching Awards and Citations The Australian Government  27 May
Chambliss Astronomy Achievement Student Awards The American Astronomical Society (AAS)  
Fulbright Scholarships Australian-American Fulbright Commission  
The Australian Astronomical Observatory (AAO) PhD Scholarship Scheme The Australian Astronomical Observatory (AAO)  
The MOYAL MEDAL Macquarie University  
Selby Research Award Faculty of Science, USYD  
Albert Einstein World Award of Science
José Vasconcelos World Award of Education
World Cultural Council 8 December

Authorship and Contribution Form

Download the Faculty of Science Authorship and Contribution Form in doc and/or Authorship and Contribution Form in pdf.

For more details of this requirement, please check Faculty of Science Research Links and Resources (Unikey Login required).

Women in Science

The below web sites outline support for women in Science and the promotion of Faculty Fellowships to assist parents with substantial childcare responsibilities, to travel to and attend conferences in their field of research for example.

http://sydney.edu.au/science/wisci/index.shtml and http://sydney.edu.au/science/wisci/family.shtml