Northern Territory Intervention fails to close the gap
8 February 2016
Despite billions of dollars of investment and bi-partisan political support, the Northern Territory Intervention is failing to achieve Australia’s goal of closing the gap between Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians, according to a new report.
Monash butts out
17 December 2015
Monash University will go smoke-free across all Victorian campuses from 1 January.
Vaccine innovation through collaboration
17 December 2015
GSK Australia today opened a new pilot vaccine facility at its Boronia site to manufacture a vaccine testing a new production method developed in collaboration with Monash University.
Monash Associate Professor named Australian University Teacher of the Year
10 December 2015
Associate Professor Kevin Tant from the Monash Business School was honoured on Tuesday evening with the 2015 Australian University Teacher of the Year award.
Monash achieves outstanding results in 2015 ERA rankings
7 December 2015
Monash University has achieved outstanding results in the latest round of the Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA), released by the Australian Research Council (ARC).
Anti-fat attitudes shaped early in life
24 November 2015
New research from the University of Otago and Monash University shows that anti-fat prejudice may develop in children as young as 32 months of age and is strongly related to maternal anti-fat attitudes.
Monash and Gandel family launch transformational new scholarship
23 November 2015
Through Gandel Philanthropy, the Gandel family has committed A$1 million to the establishment of a transformational scholarship fund to support high-achieving students from disadvantaged backgrounds to study a degree of their choice at Monash University.
Dr Alan Finkel AO appointed as Prime Minister’s Chief Scientist
27 October 2015
Monash University extends congratulations to Dr Alan Finkel AO, University Chancellor, on his appointment as Chief Scientist of Australia.
Security update – Clayton campus
15 October 2015
Monash University has been made aware of some anonymous commentary on social media that we have referred to Victoria Police.
Monash a leader in global research rankings
15 October 2015
Monash University has been recognised as a leader in research in the latest global university ranking.
New high for Monash in world university rankings
1 October 2015
Monash University has continued its rise in international rankings, according to results released today by Times Higher Education.
Research innovates housing design for people with disability
22 September 2015
The challenges facing people with disability accessing suitable accommodation are being addressed through an international award-winning research program.
Head of Haematology Research starts at MHTP
18 September 2015
Monash University and Monash Health are excited to announce renowned haematologist Associate Professor Jake Shortt will lead haematology research in a newly created role at the Monash Health Translation Precinct (MHTP).
Volunteering provides mutual benefit for students, not-for-profits and local community
31 August 2015
Last week, 200 first-year students from Monash University’s Peninsula campus rolled up their sleeves and headed out into the community to volunteer in local not-for-profit organisations.
IITB-Monash unveil state of the art industry research facility
22 August 2015
Mumbai, India: Today Monash has welcomed the opening of the new IITB-Monash Research Academy (“The Academy”) building by the Hon Christopher Pyne MP, Minister for Education and Training.
First Australian study investigating hospital-treated injuries due to intimate partner violence
5 August 2015
A new report has provided an analysis of the effects on women’s physical health resulting from Intimate Partner Violence (IPV). This is the first Australian study to investigate IPV-related assault injuries in women utilising routinely collected hospital
Eureka moment for Monash researchers
24 July 2015
Three groups of scientists from Monash University are in the running for prestigious Eureka Prizes as a result of their groundbreaking research.
Study to assist those in pain to think clearly
22 July 2015
Pain affects not only how we feel but also how clearly we think, research has shown.
World first findings into older drivers announced
21 July 2015
World first insights into the driving patterns and behaviours of people aged 75 and over will be revealed by experts in Melbourne today.
Steps towards safer workplaces
17 July 2015
Researchers have developed a new tool to help employers create safer workplaces by better preventing injury and illness.