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Faculty of Science

Education strategy: have your say

You have until Monday 6 July to submit your comments on the first discussion paper in our 2016–20 planning process: Developing a distinctive undergraduate education.

News and initiatives

Professor Karl Kramer

The University has issued a statement in light of media coverage regarding the resignation of Professor Karl Kramer as Dean of the Sydney Conservatorium of Music.

Service updates

HRSC lift upgrade

The lift in the University's HR Service Centre (HRSC) at 1-3 Ross Street (K06) will be out of service from 29 June to 20 August 2015 whilst the lift is replaced. Find out more

News and notices

Have your say on the future of science in Australia

The Australian Government has released a new consultation paper on a long term strategy for boosting Australia's capability in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). Feedback on this paper is invited from the education sector and we would encourage everyone to take part in the consultation.

Dean's Update

Read the June 2015 update from the Dean Professor Trevor Hambley.

Head of SOLES and LEES Teaching Principal

The Faculty is seeking strong leaders from the life, earth and environmental sciences to lead the University and the faculties of the Division to realise the potential of the changes we have gone through, and those that are still to come. You are encouraged to circulate the information about these roles to your contacts – here and internationally. Please also alert our Recruitment Team if you know of any potential prospects for contact.

Lambert Initiative

A $33.7 million gift to the University of Sydney places Australia at the forefront of medicinal cannabinoid research. The Lambert Initiative funds a multi-year program to build on the University's extensive clinical and scientific cannabinoid-related expertise to ultimately produce cannabinoid-based medicines.

Social media

Did you know the Faculty is on Facebook, Twitter and Yammer? We already have over 100 academics and professional staff active on our social media channels. So why not join us and stay up to date on all thats happening!

Got news?

Use the news submission form to tell us about news from your School, to share here on the Faculty intranet.

Events and dates

1 Jul

Faculty of Science Professional Staff Forum

For all Professional staff in the Faculty, providing an opportunity to come together with the colleagues you know, as well as meet those from other areas and Schools. Please RSVP to Mariarna Gill by Monday 22 June.

When: 2:30-4pm, Weds 1 July
Where: Seminar Room 2.01, the Charles Perkins Centre

Afternoon tea will be provided.

5 Aug

Faculty of Science Awards Night

By Invitation only.