Food for Thought: ‘CDU’s Institute of Advanced Studies”


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Presenter:  Dr Lawrence Cram

Date: Oct 26, 2016

Time: 10:30am to 12:00pm

Contact person:  The LEBA Research and Postgraduate Office
T: 8946 6156
E: lebaresearch@cdu.edu.au

Location:  Lecture theatre Blue 5.1.01

Abstract: CDU’s plans to use the Institute of Advanced Studies to reach many of the research goals in Connect, Discover, Grow. We will ask participants to imagine what research at CDU might be by 2025, and to comment critically on proposals to use the IAS to support research development over the next decade.

Biography: Professor Lawrence Cram is the Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Vice-President Research and Research Training. He was Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research) at the Australian National University between February 2004 and June 2012, and appointed subsequently as Master of University House until his retirement in December, 2013. Professor Cram’s career spans more than 40 years of research in engineering, mathematics, astronomy, physics, computing and higher education policy.

Please RSVP by 3pm Monday 24th Oct 2016 via Outlook or email LEBAResearch@cdu.edu.au
Lunch will be provided upon receipt of an RSVP

**Waterfront Campus, Alice Springs, Adelaide, Melbourne & Sydney based colleagues interested in attending please request video conference in your RSVP (ITMS ask that requests are submitted at least 2 days prior)