Flinders University’s Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research), Professor David Day, has just been elected to the Australian Academy of Science, joining an elite group of outstanding Australian scientists.
Student-led research into cancer prevention, body image, groundwater and medieval cultures are among the winners of Flinders University’s 2012 Best Student Paper Awards.
Three quarters of Flinders University’s research has been ranked world-standard or better in the Federal Government’s Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) assessment.
Researchers from Flinders University will share a pool of $3.3 million, awarded this week as part of the Australian Research Council’s 2013 Discovery and Linkage Infrastructure Equipment and Facilities (LIEF) funding scheme.
Two projects which tackle the leading causes of blindness and vision loss are among 13 projects sharing a total of $6,215,636 of NHMRC funding.
A childhood obesity prevention program is the focus of a new study by Flinders Uni’s first-ever cotutelle student.
Three Flinders University researchers have received prestigious Future Fellowships from the Australian Research Council, securing $2.18 million to fund their research over the next five years.
Six Flinders University researchers are among the finalists in the 2012 Science Excellence Awards, two of whom are vying for South Australian Scientist of the Year.
Visiting Flinders yesterday, Australia’s Chief Scientist, Professor Ian Chubb, said that Australia needs to make a strong commitment to research investment if it “wants to stay in the game”.