Workers from Australia’s eastern states view relocating to WA as moving overseas, with the cost of living, social isolation and remote job locations compounding the reasons why skilled workers are staying put, a new study has found.
An acoustic sensor, the size of a smartphone, is helping to protect Barrow Island’s unique native fauna from the Asian House Gecko.
Universities and employers need to collaborate so students can successfully transition their skills into the workplace; a new study by Edith Cowan University (ECU) has shown.
Inexperienced workers are being promoted to supervisory roles within the civil construction sector without the specialist training required, according to a new study by Edith Cowan University (ECU).
Can a simple diary prevent psychological complications in those who have spent a prolonged period in an intensive care unit (ICU)?
Workers in the resources industry are starting work without the skills needed to identify hazards in the workplace, according to new research from Edith Cowan University.
Are some fly-in-fly-out (FIFO) workers choosing to go to Bali between rosters to escape from reality rather than returning to their hometowns in Australia? This is the focus of a new study by Edith Cowan University (ECU).
The Northwest Cape is renowned worldwide for several attractions: Ningaloo Reef, Monkey Mia and Coral Bay.
Gay men and lesbians who are rejected and unloved by their family and friends when they come out are ultimately stronger for the experience a new study by ECU researchers has found.
Using a hand held device the size of a computer mouse for just 30 minutes could significantly change how people deal with, and recover from, the pain associated with musculoskeletal conditions.
Researchers from Edith Cowan University (ECU) are undertaking an important monitoring project in Geographe Bay in the south west of Western Australia to understand the impacts of agriculture and urbanisation on the health of local seagrass meadows.
Mental health professionals in Western Australia (WA) are highly susceptible to burnout, with more than 70 per cent suffering from the condition at some point during their career.
What makes a great beer? Edith Cowan University (ECU)’s brewing science lecturer will answer the question this August with Science at the Pub, a free event to celebrate National Science Week.
The Leschenault Estuary and Inlet are under threat from increasing populations, decreasing rainfall and changing water quality.
Edith Cowan University (ECU) is set to play a key role in providing health care in Perth’s northern suburbs after a $22 million, state-of-the-art super clinic was recently granted planning approval.