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Professor Dali Kaafar, Executive Director of the Optus Macquarie Cyber security Hub

independent cybersecurity audit of government websites shows ongoing threats

26 october 2020

a three-year cybersecurity audit of 1,862 externally-facing websites across australia’s federal, state and territory governments has shown that despite improved ...


rise of online right-wing extremism mapped in landmark nsw study

9 october 2020

researchers from macquarie and victoria universities have published the first study mapping the online activity of right-wing extremists in new ...

Map of area that CSIRO, WSU and MQ cover in Greater Sydney.

business innovation challenge sparks new collaboration

2 october 2020

Macquarie University, Western Sydney University and CSIRO are uniting to deliver the Innovation Districts C19 R&D Challenges (IDC), designed to accelerate ...


macquarie university’s master of business administration (mba) ranks in the top 100 globally

24 september 2020

macquarie university’s mba, run by the macquarie business school (mqbs), has ranked 95th out of 258 mba courses offered worldwide ...

David Dinte (RIDBC) and S Bruce Dowton (Macquarie University) signing the MoU.

macquarie university and royal institute for deaf and blind children sign long-term partnership agreement

17 september 2020

macquarie university’s vice-chancellor, professor s. bruce dowton, and the president and chair of the royal institute for deaf and blind ...

MQ ranks 195th in world

macquarie gains highest ever world ranking

3 september 2020

macquarie university ranks 195 in universities worldwide macquarie university has been ranked among the top 200 global universities, with the ...

Dr Simon Gross and Professor Stefan Trueck

two macquarie university researchers successfully secure arc 2020 future fellowship grants

27 august 2020

dr simon gross from the faculty of science and engineering and professor stefan trueck from the macquarie business school were ...

Professor Bronwyn Carlson, Head of the department of indigenous studies at Macquarie University

study to look at aboriginal and torres strait islander healing programs that respond to family, domestic and sexual violence

4 august 2020

the effectiveness of ‘trauma-informed care’ and healing programs will be at the forefront of a new research project studying aboriginal ...

Pictured (L-R): Hunters Hill Mayor Mark Bennett, lead researcher and Associate Professor in the macquarie school of education Dr Penny Van Bergen, and Touched by Olivia director and co-founder John Perkins.

one for the ages: intergenerational program to preserve local memories

24 july 2020

a new research collaboration is bringing young and old together to discover how australian culture, history, and identity are passed ...

Macquarie University library. Credit: Chris Stacey

macquarie university moves up in the golden age university rankings ranked 24 out of 100 globally

9 july 2020

macquarie university has been ranked 24 out of 100 universities around the world in the 2020 uk times higher education ...

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