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Murdoch and Curtin welcome inaugural Premier’s Fellow in Agriculture and Food

August 19th, 2016

Murdoch University celebrates its debut in the THE 100 under 50

An internationally accomplished scientist will take up the inaugural Premier’s Fellow in Agriculture and Food, in a partnership between Murdoch and Curtin universities.

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Investiture of new Murdoch Vice Chancellor

August 11th, 2016

Professor Eeva Leinonen, Murdoch

The formal investiture of Professor Eeva Leinonen as Murdoch University’s Vice Chancellor has been held at the University’s Perth campus.

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Murdoch University confirms new leadership team

July 21st, 2016

Professor Lyn Karstadt

Murdoch University has finalised the new leadership team with the appointment of Professor Lyn Karstadt as Deputy Vice Chancellor – International.

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Murdoch appoints new Vice Chancellor

December 1st, 2015

Professor Eeva Leinonen

Internationally experienced university leader and academic, Professor Eeva Leinonen has been selected as Murdoch University’s next Vice Chancellor.

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$3 million gift to benefit medical, health and agricultural research at Murdoch

November 24th, 2015

Mr Alan Peacocke

A Western Australian veteran has given an estimated $3 million to support medical, health and agricultural research at Murdoch University.

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Independent inquiry to examine contemporary food security in Asia

October 22nd, 2014

Second Murdoch Commission Co-Chairs Professor John Edwards and Professor Mely Caballero Anthony

The Second Murdoch Commission on food security in the Asian region was launched by Murdoch’s Interim Vice Chancellor Professor Andrew Taggart.

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Murdoch Chancellor named Western Australian of the Year

June 4th, 2014

Murdoch Chancellor David Flanagan's outstanding and continuing contribution to the State and its citizens has received the recognition it deserves, with him being named 2014 Western Australian of the Year on Friday.

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Vice Chancellor shapes key conference for Australia’s public sector

April 29th, 2014

Professor Richard Higgott

The Vice Chancellor of Murdoch University Professor Richard Higgott has led a team of industry stakeholders to develop a thought-provoking and engaging program for an international public sector conference later this year.

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Education reformer honoured at Murdoch

September 11th, 2013

Dr Elizabeth Constable will receive an Honorary Doctorate of Letters from Murdoch University.

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Global leader in business education honoured

September 4th, 2013

One of the leading lights of business and management education, Professor Howard Thomas, will be awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Letters by Murdoch University.

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