UWAASA recently asked its members to let us know about the untoward (perhaps unexpected) effects of the centralisation procedures of Renewal. Some responses have been summarised here and the Committee will forward them on to the Executive and relevant bodies (e.g. ACC). Please …[Read More...] about How has your academic life been affected by centralisation “post Renewal”?
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Last month, the Academic Staff Association held a forum “What Qualities are Important in our next Vice-Chancellor?”. The lively, engaged discussion reflected a variety of views from staff across different faculties. Those present included five members of Senate. This …[Read More...] about A summary of the forum “What Qualities are Important in our next Vice-Chancellor?”
Professor Raymond da Silva Rosa presented "Confected Crisis in Australian Universities" at the AGM. President's Address 2016 "The title perhaps speaks for itself, however, I want to underscore that it’s a critique of the common narrative that the traditional university is …[Read More...] about AGM 2016 – The President’s Address