Championing a humanised future for Australia

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The Academy is the national body for the humanities in Australia, championing the contribution that humanities make to national life. Our purpose is to ensure the humanities in Australia thrive and excel, because we believe a better future for all humanity depends on ethical, historical, creative and cultural knowledge and expertise.

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We're hiring! We are seeking a meticulously organised, energetic, and experienced administrator to manage our Fellowship and Awards programs.


Applications close 23 July 2021. Please click below for more details.



We're hiring! We are seeking an experienced, organised and energetic Senior Policy Analyst to join our Policy and Research team.


Applications close 23 July. Please click below for more details.