Science, Medicine and Health is a research intensive faculty with dynamic programs in the biological, chemical, clinical, earth and health sciences. Candidates can undertake graduate research with world-class academic supervisors in a diverse range of study areas.
SMAH student highlights
Three Minute Thesis Competition
The 2017 Three Minute Thesis Competition for the Faculty of Science, Medicine and Health was held Friday 23 June, with 10 HDR students competing. They were, Jay Perry – School of Biological Sciences, Jesse Greenslade - School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Samantha Wade- School of Biological Sciences, Annabel Clancy – School of Medicine, Sonia Sanz-Munoz – School of Biological Sciences, Qing Zhang – School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Nicholas Geraghty – School of Biological Sciences, Anthony Carroll – School of Chemistry, Jonathan Williams – School of Biological Sciences and Joel Walsh – School of Medicine.
The overall winner was Sonia Sanz-Munoz for her presentation titled “Editing Alzheimer’s disease”. The people’s choice winner was Nicholas Geraghty for his presentation titled “Graft-versus-host disease… what?” The overall winner and people’s choice winner are both invited to represent SMAH at the UOW final on 21 July 2017.
Future research students
Higher Degrees by Research available in Science, Medicine and Health:
UOW provides strong support for Higher Degree by Research (HDR) candidates through a range of tuition fee and living stipend scholarships for both domestic and international students
Current research students
For information on orientation, enrolment and re-enrolment, leave, HDR student conference, supervision, progress reports, scholarships, thesis submission and examination, and workshops for students please visit the Graduate Research School.