murdoch school of veterinary and life sciences

Students awarded for commitment to animals and the environment

June 29th, 2018

The School of Veterinary and Life Sciences held its annual awards ceremony last night, recognising students for their dedication and passion for veterinary, agricultural, environmental, medical, molecular and forensic science. A total of 56 prizes were presented to students for the 2017 academic year across these areas of study. Murdoch University Vice Chancellor Eeva Leinonen […]

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Murdoch sweeps national veterinary awards

May 18th, 2018

Two of Murdoch University’s most distinguished veterinary science researchers and academics have taken out Australia’s top awards at an Australian Veterinary Association (AVA) ceremony in Brisbane.

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Drive to keep Carnaby's cockatoos alive

March 29th, 2018

Motorists visiting the Great Southern region should slow down for endangered Carnaby’s cockatoos following the deaths of two birds in two separate collisions in Boxwood Hill, near Bremer Bay.

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Pilbara conservation research to bring global benefits

February 22nd, 2018

Endangered species: The research will focus on mammal species like the northern quoll (Credit: Mark Cowan DBCA)

Murdoch University researchers have won major funding to develop new tools that protect the environment in Western Australia’s Pilbara region.

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Murdoch agriculture research delivers global food solutions

August 21st, 2017

Grain yield: Murdoch researcher Dr Camilla Hill will be among the presenters at the Symposium

Identifying grain pests and ways to sell meat to China will be among key developments in agriculture research that will be showcased at Murdoch University on Friday 1 September.

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Helping to save Australian koalas

July 19th, 2017

Murdoch University has undertaken one of the biggest studies of sick koalas in Australia in a bid to help save the iconic native animal.

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Ranking success for Murdoch

July 5th, 2017

A new ranking of universities in the Asia-Pacific region places Murdoch among Australia’s top universities.

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International learning at Murdoch

June 19th, 2017

Murdoch students will enhance their learning experiences by travelling to six countries within the Indo-Pacific region over the next 12 months.

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Managing the source of infection

January 6th, 2017

Tapeworm

A team of researchers at Murdoch University are helping prevent parasitic tapeworms from entering the food chain in Southeast Asian farming communities.

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Australia-China biosecurity partnership to launch at Murdoch

September 21st, 2016

grain

A biosecurity research partnership between Australia and China will be launched at Murdoch University this week.

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