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ARC success for DP, DECRA and FT (for funding commencing in 2017)

The results for the ARC DP, DECRA (for funding commencing in 2017) and FT (for funding commencing in 2016) schemes were announced on 1 November 2016. The Faculty of Arts’ success rate for DP was 25%, well above the national average of 17.8%. Eight Monash-led proposals were funded with one proposal submitted through Faculty of Business…

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Summer Research Internship Program 2016/2017

The Arts Internship Program is pleased to introduce the Summer Research Internship Program 2016/2017. The program will allow current Arts students to undertake an unpaid research internship with a Monash Arts academic as part of ATS3129 Arts Internship unit or APG5044 Professional Internship unit. The Professional Placements Office will handle the advertising of the projects…

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Children and the criminal justice system: How young is too young?

Monash criminologist Dr Kate Fitz-Gibbon has published an article in The Guardian today with Deakin criminologist Dr Wendy O’Brien. In the wake of the Don Dale incident in the Northern Territory and the announcement of a Royal Commission into the juvenile justice system in Northern Territory, the article, ‘How young is too young’, calls for…

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Opening of the John Legge Study Space in the Menzies Building

Staff and students in Arts came together to celebrate the official opening of the John Legge Study Space in the Menzies Building on Tuesday 24th of November.  This area is part of an exciting new development in which seminar and tutorial rooms open out into a newly refurbished gathering space where students can sit and…

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Winners announced for Faculty of Arts Postgraduate Publication Prize

The Faculty of Arts extends its congratulations to Julian Koplin who was recently awarded the Faculty of Arts Postgraduate Publication Prize for his contribution to the journal article “Assessing the Likely Harms to Kidney Vendors in Regulated Organ Markets”, published by the American Journal of Bioethics. The Postgraduate Publication Prize was established to reward and celebrate the…

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World first at Monash: Chair in Cultural Linguistics appointed to Farzad Sharifian

Professor Farzad Sharifian has recently been appointed as the Chair in Cultural Linguistics at Monash, the first appointment of its kind in the world, establishing Monash’s position as the leading institution in this newly developed field of research. Cultural Linguistics explores the relationship between language and cultural conceptualisations. This field has important implications for intercultural…

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The Big Idea Competition

Interested in doing something positive for your community? Do you see yourself as a little entrepreneurial? Are you keen to continue to develop your business skills and heighten your creativity Do you want to be part of a team working to have a positive impact on a changing world? Monash Arts Faculty in partnership with…

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Digital Humanities offers global learning opportunity

A unit in Digital Humanities will be available to undergraduate students at Monash University and the University of Warwick, thanks to funding and support from the Monash Warwick Alliance. Digital Humanities is an approach to research and teaching that applies computational techniques to traditional humanities. It is an interdisciplinary field that uses digital tools to…

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