The University of Western Australia
The purpose of this policy is to ensure that the University and its activities are disassociated from the Tobacco Industry while allowing an element of discretion to take account of the diversification of many companies that have an involvement with the Tobacco Industry.
For the purpose of this policy and any related procedures,
the University means The University of Western Australia
Vice-Chancellor means the Vice-Chancellor of The University of Western Australia
Tobacco Industry includes, but is not limited to, the Australian Tobacco Research Foundation, the Rothmans Foundation and the Tobacco Research and Development Council.
1.1 Direct funding from the Tobacco Industry is not accepted by the University for any purpose.
1.2 Direct funding from business units of companies involved in the Tobacco Industry is not accepted if, in the opinion of the Vice-Chancellor (or delegate):
1.3 Acceptance of funding from business units of companies involved in the tobacco industry is possible if, in the opinion of the Vice-Chancellor (or delegate):
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Associate Director, Research Grants and Finance
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