Archives: September 2019

Announcing the appointment of the PVC Research Innovation

20 September 2019

Macquarie University Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research) Professor Isak (Sakkie) Pretorius today announced the appointment of Professor Dan Johnson to the new …

Digital nomads face career challenges

18 September 2019

As flexible work arrangements become increasingly popular, this shift in the way people operate can come at a professional and …

Spring graduation season commences, honorary doctorates awarded

16 September 2019

Macquarie University’s spring graduation series commenced this week, with over 7500 guests expected on campus in the coming weeks to …

Immune response depends on mathematics of narrow escapes

13 September 2019

The way immune cells pick friends from foes can be described by a classic maths puzzle known as the “narrow …

There’s no place like home: butterflies stick to their burbs

13 September 2019

Birthplace exerts a lifelong influence on butterflies as well as humans, new research reveals. In a paper published in the …

MACQUARIE UNIVERSITY RANKS IN THE TOP 250 UNIVERSITIES WORLDWIDE

12 September 2019

Macquarie University has ranked 201-250th in the 2019/20 UK Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings, announced today. This result …

Hardship During the Great Recession Linked With Lasting Mental Health Declines

5 September 2019

People who suffered a financial, housing-related, or job-related hardship as a result of the Great Recession were more likely to …

Macquarie University commits to improving LGBTIQ participation

2 September 2019

Macquarie University has become a key partner in the Australian Pride in Sport program, committing to further develop and enhance …