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The Australian Anthropological Society
is a member-based association committed to representing the profession of anthropology in Australia.
The Society recognises that anthropological work is broad in scope and includes academic research, teaching, consultancies, industry engagements, advocacy, activism and public commentary.
The Society seeks to advance anthropology through a range of activities, including organising the annual AAS conference
, editing the Society’s flagship journal The Australian Journal of Anthropology (TAJA)
sharing knowledge and disseminating information though The Q Newsletter
and Monthly e-Bulletin
, and promoting the work and activities of anthropologists through various communication and media channels (follow us on Twitter
The multi-faceted goals of the Society have led to a vibrant and engaged community of anthropologists, including scholars, industry practitioners and students. Members of the Society
currently include a substantial proportion of the practising and student anthropologists in Australia, along with some members based overseas.
The Society supports the activities of its members through a range of initiatives, including support for the student's network
, the annual theses and article prizes, grant and funding opportunities
, providing access to AAS Forums
, supporting thematic and collaborative networks, and offering discounted registration rates to the annual conference and TAJA subscriptions.
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