Faculty of Science

Faculty of Science

Research expertise

We are ranked 1st in Australia and 26th in the world for Life and Agricultural Sciences. Winthrop Professor Shaun Collin is a world leader in comparative neurobiology and vision.

About us

UWA is a science-focused university, and our faculty is internationally renowned for our excellence in teaching and research. UWA is rated above world standard in 38 fields of research, and 79 percent of these are a science field.

Global Impact

We work in five key areas where we are making a difference: Food, Health, Energy, Environment and Furthering Knowledge. Winthrop Professor William Erskine is working with the Seeds of Life Program in East Timor to overcome malnutrition.

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