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.


20 & 27 September

Coupling of hydrology and biogeochemistry to control export of dissolved organic from catchments
A Masterclass presented by Professor Stefan Peiffer, University of Bayreuth, and UWA Robert & Maude Gledden Senior Visiting Fellow.

10am-4pm | Institute of Advanced Studies

5 October

Community outreach for nature-based solutions research: the importance of relationship-building
Masterclass with Dr Meredith Hovis, Assistant Professor at the University of North Carolina, Wilmington.

10am-noon | Institute of Advanced Studies