Join the Australian Anthropological Society
The Australian Anthropological Society (AAS) 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 through the newsletter
, and promoting the work and activities of anthropologists
through various communication and media channels (follow us on Twitter @aus_anth
and Instagram @australiananthropology
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 practicing 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 ANSA
, annual theses and article prizes
opportunities, providing access to AAS Forums
, supporting thematic and collaborative networks
, and offering discounted
registration rates to the annual conference and TAJA subscriptions.
Join the AAS