The University of Melbourne is pleased to announce that the Vice-Chancellor of Manchester University, Dame Nancy Rothwell, has accepted its invitation to deliver the 2014 Menzies Oration.
In light of this announcement, and to strengthen collaboration between the two universities, the Melbourne and Manchester Vice-Chancellors have together agreed to establish and fund a mobility program covering both academic and professional staff.
Up to ten grants in 2014 will be available to support University of Melbourne staff to undertake short-term visits to Manchester to develop and strengthen ties in teaching and learning and research, and to develop closer professional staff ties. Corresponding visits to the University of Melbourne will be undertaken by University of Manchester staff, funded through the corresponding University of Manchester fund.
The Selection Panel will be chaired by the PVC (International) with Melbourne Research Office participation.
Download the Guidelines and Application Form. The deadline for applications is 31 March 2014.
Further information is available from the International Relations Office: please contact Dr Carolyn O’Brien at email@example.com.