Fellows List

The Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia (ASSA) is an independent, interdisciplinary body of elected Fellows. Fellowship of the Academy of Social Sciences (FASSA) is an honour conferred for scholarly distinction in research or the advancement of social sciences.

The Academy has also made provision for the nomination of Honorary Fellows to the Academy aimed at honoring individuals who are recognized for their exemplary achievements but not necessarily in academia.

There are 634 elected Fellows (including 19 overseas Fellows and 16 Honorary Fellows) of the Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia

Displaying all Fellows match the following:

Anthropology

Discipline

Specialisation

Panel

State

Year Elected

Anthropology

Vanuatu, Nepal, Ireland, Religion, Gender Relations

Panel A

NSW

1981

Anthropology

Indigenous Australia, Development, Anthropology, Economics, Resources

Panel A

VIC

2003

Anthropology

indigenous peoples, identity politics, comtemporary aborigines, Torres Strait Islanders, indigenous histories

Panel A

NSW

1995

Anthropology

Psychological Anthropology, Aboriginal Australian Ethnography

Panel A

WA

2017

Anthropology

Environmental change and energy transitions; Ontologies and mythologies of climate change; Rural and regional Australia; Visual anthropology and ethnographic film; Ethnographic methods in interdisciplinary projects

Panel A

NSW

2017

Anthropology

Anthropology, History, Literature, Aboriginal Australia, race relations, Indigenous governance, cultural revivalism

Panel A

NSW

2013

Anthropology

anthropology of Southeast Asia, Indonesia, Malaysia, nation building and cultural politics, race and racism, critical theories of modernity, cosmopolitanism

Panel A

VIC

1995

Anthropology

State, Poverty, Ethnic Conflict, Violence, Nationalism, Urbanization, Ritual Systems, Folk Drama, Buddhism, Zambian Urbanization, Post-Apartheid Politics in South Africa, Ritual and Politics in Kerala, Sinhalese Ritual, Comparative Anthropology, Egalita

Panel A

Overseas

1981

Anthropology

Medical anthropology, global health, gender and sexuality, disability and chronic illness

Panel A

Overseas

1995

Anthropology

Architectural anthropology, Aboriginal and Torres strait Islander social problems, indigenous people-environment studies, Aboriginal land tenure and Native Title

Panel A

QLD

2014

Anthropology

Social anthropology, symbolism, chieftainship, chaos theory, Pacific.

Panel A

NSW

2004

Anthropology

land and sea tenure, economic anthropology, social change and development, anthropological photography, history of anthropology in Australia

Panel A

ACT

1997

Anthropology

medical anthropology, higher education, Aboriginal health, health policy / services, refugee health, multiculturalism

Panel A

NSW

1991

Anthropology

Aboriginal societies; Aboriginal languages; indigenous art; indigenous policy; native title

Panel A

SA

2008

Anthropology

anthropology, Aboriginal Australia, Melanesia, religion, change, politics, identity, 'tradition'

Panel A

WA

1988

Anthropology

Aboriginal land and sea tenure, Aboriginal resource management, Customary law

Panel A

QLD

1997

Anthropology

Melanesian anthropology (PNG and Vanuatu); the biography of Bronislaw Malinowski

Panel A

ACT

1989

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