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Media Releases

Contact the Macquarie University Communications Team
Phone: +61 2 9850 6766
Email: communications@mq.edu.au

Professor Eric Knight Joins Macquarie University To Lead Business School
Professor Eric Knight has been appointed as Executive Dean of Macquarie Business School succeeding Professor Stephen Brammer who served as the inaugural Dean before his departure to The University of Bath, UK earlier this year.
Macquarie University climbs QS World University Rankings
The QS World University Rankings 2021 released today have ranked Macquarie University 214th in the world, up 23 places from last year.
ARC Linkage Project scheme funding awarded to Macquarie University researchers
Three Macquarie University research projects have been awarded a total of $915,399 in the Australian Research Council’s latest round of Linkage Project scheme funding, announced today by Minister for Education, the Hon. Dan Tehan MP.
Macquarie University launches “COVID-19: We’ve got this covered!” a children’s mental health resource for teachers and parents
A Macquarie University survey has found that 60 per cent of parents and 88 per cent of teachers are concerned about children’s mental health during the COVID-19 crisis. In response, Macquarie University has today launched the COVID-19: We&rsquo
Macquarie University campus to be powered by renewables
Macquarie University has signed a seven-year contract with Red Energy to switch to a 100 per cent renewable electricity source for its North Ryde campus.
Macquarie University extends existing early entry schemes in response to COVID-19
Macquarie University has today announced that it is extending its existing early entry schemes to ensure all eligible Year 12 students can secure an offer to study at Macquarie in 2021.
Small biases multiply into big career impacts for female surgeons
A new Macquarie University study has found that female surgeons in Australia continue to suffer gender bias on almost every measure including pay, workload and workplace conditions.
Macquarie partners with Love Your Sister
Australian actor Samuel Johnson OAM, who won the hearts of Australians when he was crowned Dancing With The Stars winner last year, and his charity Love Your Sister have chosen to partner with Macquarie University to help raise funds for the fight
$21m grant to boost to infrastructure productivity
Improving infrastructure productivity through reduced cost of concrete construction, improved durability and sustainability are among the goals of a Cooperative Research Centre (CRC) receiving $21 million in Australian Government grant funds.
Macquarie University academic receives prestigious NHMRC award
The outstanding leadership of Macquarie University Professor Johanna Westbrook has been recognised with the announcement of the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Elizabeth Blackburn Investigator Grant Award (Leadership in Health
New research partnership gives students experience in frontiers of financial services technology
Macquarie University and Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) today announced a new research agreement that will provide opportunities for Macquarie students to gain valuable real-world experience in the frontier application of artificial intelligence (AI
Macquarie Business School’s Global MBA Ranked #1 Online MBA in Australia
The Macquarie Business School (MQBS) Global MBA program has received top honours by being ranked as the Number 1 program in Australia by CEO Magazine in its annual Global Online MBA Rankings for 2020.