The UWI Mona Celebrates Outstanding Researchers from 2020-2023

Professor Dale Webber, outgoing Principal and Pro-Vice Chancellor of The UWI Mona recently honoured researchers at the Mona Campus during the 25th instalment of the Principal’s Research Awards Ceremony, as part of the institution's 75th anniversary celebrations.


Professor Justin Robinson appointed Pro Vice-Chancellor and Campus Principal at The UWI Five Islands & Pro Vice-Chancellor for Academic, Industry Partnerships and Planning

The University of the West Indies (The UWI) is pleased to announce the appointment of Professor C. Justin Robinson as Pro Vice-Chancellor and Principal of its Five Islands Campus, located in Antigua and Barbuda and Pro Vice-Chancellor for Academic, Industry Partnerships and Planning. His appointment, which was approved by the University Council on July 17, takes effect on August 1, 2023, thus beginning his three-year term.

Professor Derek Chadee appointed Pro Vice-Chancellor for The UWI Board for Undergraduate Studies

The University of the West Indies (The UWI) is pleased to announce the appointment of Professor Derek A. Chadee as the new Pro Vice-Chancellor of the Board for Undergraduate Studies. Professor Chadee’s three-year appointment takes effect on August 1, 2023.

‘Slavery Reparations are Coming’ | UWI in TIME

TIME Magazine’s current front page declaration “Slavery Reparations are coming”, has consciously foregrounded the epicentre roles of Barbados, The University of the West Indies and its Vice-Chancellor, Professor Sir Hilary Beckles who is internationally recognised as the global iconic face of the movement.
The recent coverage bears witness that the world is on the cusp of a major structural transition driven by reparatory justice, an inspired development jointly effected by the Caribbean’s only indigenous, world-ranked university and its CARICOM partners.

UWI community mourns the passing of Historian Professor Brinsley Samaroo

The University of the West Indies (The UWI) is deeply saddened by the loss of Professor Brinsley Samaroo, a distinguished historian and former Head of the Department of History at The UWI, St. Augustine Campus. Today, we join together as a community of current and past students, as well as staff, to mourn the passing of this remarkable individual.

UWI invites its network to Diamond Jubilee Week Celebrations

The University of the West Indies (The UWI) continues the yearlong celebrations in honour of its 75th anniversary with a special Diamond Jubilee Week of celebration from July 17 – 22, 2023.

The UWI Mona welcomes incoming Deputy Principal Dr. Tomlin Paul

The Office of Administration advises that the University Council has appointed Dr. Tomlin Paul as Deputy Principal of The University of the West Indies, Mona Campus, with effect from August 1, 2023.

The UWI Mona Invites you to participate in a Work-Related Study

The UWI Mona is excited to announce a ground-breaking global study to assess work addiction and its impact on health. This comprehensive research initiative brings together experts from various fields to shed light on the complex issue of work addiction and its consequences for individual well-being on a global scale.The project is carried out by an international team led by Dr. Edyta Charzyńska from the University of Silesia in Katowice, Poland, and Dr. Paweł Atroszko from the University of Gdańsk, Poland.

UWI expert tapped to participate in Climate Change and Health policy global research initiative

Professor Anthony Clayton, The University of the West Indies’ leading expert in foresighting and future-oriented planning, has been recruited by The InterAcademy Partnership (IAP) to participate in a new initiative to assemble the world’s best solutions for climate change and health policies. The InterAcademy Partnership (IAP) is a global research network that links all of the Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine of the world.

UWI Students among Athletes Qualified to the Inaugural Hockey5s World Cup - Oman 2024

Picture of the winning team along with Dr. Sharmella Roopchand-Martin, Head of Mona Academy of Sport (far Left) and Mr. Fabian Stewart, Director, Business Development Office & President, JHF (far Right) (Photo by WorldSportPics/Rodrigo Jaramillo)

Five students of the UWI Mona Campus were among Team Jamaica (Men) that qualified for the 2024 Hockey5s World Cup in Muscat, Oman. Director of the Business Development Office, Adjunct Lecturer, MSc. Sports Business Management (UWI), Mona Academy of Sports, and President of the Jamaica Hockey Federation (JHF), Fabian Stewart, was elated at the team’s historic performance and is looking forward to improved preparation and support for the upcoming World Cup. 


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