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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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Visit our calendar to see both Academy events and those from the broader Australian humanities community, including funding opportunities and call for submissions.

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The 2021 National Research Infrastructure Roadmap survey conducted by the Department of Education, Skills and Employment is now open.

Online survey

We encourage the digital and data research community and the wider Australian research community to get involved by completing the 2021 NRI Roadmap stakeholder survey below to share how you’re currently using national digital research infrastructure, and what you want from it in the future. Close 30 June.



Australasian Association for European History 27th Biennial Conference

5 - 7 July, 2021

Online event

Online conference

This biennial event brings together scholars of European history from Australia, New Zealand, and all around the world. In 2021, the conference will be held online, providing a global platform for participants to discuss and critique contemporary developments in their fields of research.