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On the move | July

ELDER TO OPEN DOORS RMIT has announced that Indigenous Elder scholar in residence Distinguished Professor Aileen Moreton-Robinson has joined the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. A Goenpul woman from Minjerribah, Quandamooka First Nation in Queensland, Moreton-Robinson said she was ...

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JCU wins appeal over academic sacking

A Queensland university did not act unlawfully when it sacked a professor for serious misconduct, a court has found. James Cook University successfully appealed an earlier finding that it contravened the Fair Work Act when it sacked Peter Ridd in ...

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Adelaide VC officially resigns

The University of Adelaide is on the hunt for a new vice-chancellor after Professor Peter Rathjen officially resigned from the position due to ill health, following a leave of absence. In one of her first duties as chancellor – after ...

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NZ scientists create volcano warning system

New Zealand scientists believe they've invented a warning system to predict volcanic eruptions that may prevent future tragedies such as the blast that killed 21 people on White Island last year. University of Auckland academics David Dempsey and Shane Cronin ...

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Monash, UNSW to cut hundreds of jobs

Monash University has announced it will cut 277 jobs by the end of the year, just days after UNSW revealed that it would slash just under 500 full-time staff. In a statement, Monash said it was projecting a $350m revenue ...

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