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The Innovative Research Universities (IRU) congratulates La Trobe University geneticist and Distinguished Professor Jenny Graves, AO, on being awarded the 2017 Prime Minister’s Science Prize. Professor Jenny Graves AO has transformed our understanding of how humans and all vertebrate animals evolved and function. In the course of her work, she has kick-started genomic and epigenetic Read more
Professor Barney Glover, Vice Chancellor of Western Sydney University (WSU) today signed WSU into the Innovative Research Universities (IRU) as the IRU renewed its Memorandum of Understanding. WSU’s membership gives the IRU a presence in Australia’s third-largest and fastest growing economy, Western Sydney’s voice is critical at the national, not just regional level, concerning the Read more
The Innovative Research Universities (IRU) supports the Australian Labor Party’s focus on deepening Australia’s engagement with Asia. IRU members have a foundational commitment to engagement with Asia, enjoying long-established links with Asian counterparts. As opportunities for Australian interaction with Asia grow, IRU members lead the way in collaborative teaching, language, research and policy initiatives. FutureAsia Read more
10&11 October 2017
Recent: IRU Senior Leaders Forum
The annual IRU Senior Leaders Forum took place at James Cook University Cairns Campus on 10 & 11 October 2017. It focused on Innovation in Action. Presentations are available to delegates by requesting from email@example.com.
The IRU National Innovation Case Study Collection
Minister for Education and Training, Senator Simon Birmingham launched the IRU National Innovation Case Study Collection at an event at Flinders University. Within the repository, case studies are presented across 20 high level themes, each providing a detailed summary of the rationale for the innovation, description of the activity and the impact this work has made on students, institutional activities and the community. View the Collection here.
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