Academy Fellow wins pre-eminent research prize for lifetime’s work studying the origins of global farming

AAH News Fellows in the news, Media release

Canberra-based archaeologist, Professor Emeritus Peter Bellwood, is still pinching himself having been named the winner of the 2021 International Cosmos Prize, and in so doing being elevated into the company of previous winners, including environmentalist Sir David Attenborough (2000) and anthropologist Jane Goodall (2017). A Fellow of the Australian Academy of the Humanities (AAH) since 1983, Professor Bellwood describes the …

Fellows elected to the British Academy

AAH News Fellows in the news

The Academy warmly congratulates two of its Fellows upon their election to Corresponding Fellowship of the British Academy. Professor Pauline Allen FAHA is Research Professor of Early Christian Studies and Director of the Centre for Early Christian Studies at the Australian Catholic University. Professor Peter Bellwood FAHA is Emeritus Professor of Archaeology at the Australian National University. The list of …