IAS Masterclasses provide opportunities for advanced honours, postgraduate students and academic and professional researchers to meet and discuss their research with a distinguished visiting scholar. Masterclasses are designed to be cross-disciplinary, and registrants are welcome across all relevant disciplines and from all WA Universities. Participants are encouraged to discuss their research within the framework of the stated topic.

Masterclasses are free, but registration is essential. To register, select the masterclass listed below that you wish to attend.

Masterclasses in 2024

12 March 2024

Hydrogen Geological Storage - Research Opportunities

An Institute of Advanced Studies Masterclass
Presenters: Professor Derek Elsworth, Professor Wancheng Zhu, Professor Enzhi Wang and Professor Quan Gan - UWA Gledden Visiting Fellows.

21 March 2024

Negotiating the Australian Constitution

A masterclass with Dr Nicholas Cole, Senior Research Fellow at Pembroke College, University of Oxford and UWA Institute of Advanced Studies Visiting Fellow.

*This masterclass has been cancelled.* 

Masterclasses held in 2023

17 February 2023
Methods for the integration of geological modelling and geophysical inversion
Facilitated by Jeremie Giraud, Marie Sklodowska-Curie Fellow, Universite de Lorraine in France, Adjunct Research Fellow, The University of Western Australia and UWA Institute of Advanced Studies Visiting Fellow.

4 April 2023
Excellent Academic Writing
A masterclass presented by Associate Professor Elizabeth Tynan PhD, James Cook University Graduate Research School and UWA Institute of Advanced Studies Visiting Fellow.

8 November

Integrated Hybrid Power Systems with Small Modular Reactors and Renewable Resources in the form of Microgrids
Masterclass with Dr Jing Jiang, Distinguished University Professor, Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, University of Western Ontario and UWA Gledden Visiting Fellow.