richard higgott

Vice Chancellor Stood Aside

September 19th, 2014

Murdoch University has today announced that Vice Chancellor, Professor Richard Higgott, has been suspended as a result of the outcomes of a recent investigation.

The Murdoch University Senate has agreed to suspend Professor Higgott following an investigation by the University.

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WA Universities join forces with Fiona Stanley Hospital to boost translational medical research, training and practice

August 5th, 2014

Murdoch University, The University of Notre Dame Australia and The Fiona Stanley Hospital will make a series of jointly funded Professorial appointments in Medicine.

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Contributors wanted for public sector conference Research Day

July 29th, 2014

The deadline for abstracts for an international public sector conference Research Day, which will be held at Murdoch University on October 31, has been extended.

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Murdoch University protects new students from fee hike

June 4th, 2014

Murdoch University has acted quickly to protect students enrolling for undergraduate degrees in second semester 2014, from fee hikes.

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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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International partnership to explore agricultural challenges

December 18th, 2013

Scientists from Murdoch University have joined forces with leading Chinese researchers in a bid to solve some of the world’s most significant agricultural challenges.

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Bequest to benefit student research

December 9th, 2013

A retired Western Australian farmer has bequeathed nearly $1 million to fund research at Murdoch University.

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New scholarship for Peel residents

November 25th, 2013

Murdoch University has announced two brand new scholarships for school leavers in the Peel region, each worth $2500 per year. The scholarships will be available for students residing in the Peel region, thanks to funds generously donated by the Peel Community Foundation.

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First Murdoch Commission provides regional roadmap

November 21st, 2013

The First Murdoch Commission, an independent inquiry on Western Australia in the evolving regional order, has tabled its Final Report.

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Murdoch University and Notre Dame partner on Medicine

November 14th, 2013

Beginning in 2014, Murdoch University will partner with The University of Notre Dame Australia to teach the Basic and Clinical Sciences component of Notre Dame’s Medical degree.

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