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:

ACT

Discipline

Specialisation

Panel

State

Year Elected

Anthropology

Indigenous Australia, Development, Anthropology, Economics, Resources

Panel A

VIC

2003

Psychology

cognitive ageing, midlife cognition, wellbeing, longitudinal studies

Panel D

ACT

2011

Economics

International capital mobility, financial crisis, foreign direct investment, trade policy reforms, international labour migration

Panel B

ACT

2003

Geography

Urbanization, Urban environment, Urban governance, Urban metabolism, Sustainability experiments and transition.

Panel A

ACT

2017

History

War, memory, and commemoration; Australia in the two world wars; prisoners of war

Panel C

ACT

1997

Economics

Environmental and Resource Economics

Panel B

ACT

2011

History

Australian History, Australian historiography, Labour History, Political History, Contemporary History

Panel C

ACT

2017

Economics

labour economics; education; trade unions; gender; academic labour markets;

Panel B

ACT

2005

Political Science

Australian politics and public policy

Panel C

ACT

2015

Geography

agricultural diversity, small farmers, farmer-driven change, environmental history, developing countries

Panel A

ACT

1977

Sociology

health, work, gender, chronic illness, obesity, international trade and public health

Panel A

ACT

1997

History

Australian History; Environmental and Social History; History of Public Policy; Twentieth Century International History

Panel C

ACT

2017

Psychology

stress, occupational stress, cardiovascular disease, health behaviour, adolescent smoking

Panel D

ACT

1995

Demography

demography, population, health, fertility transition, historical demography

Panel A

ACT

1972

Law

philosophy, law, ethics, justice, business, rights

Panel C

ACT

1994

Economics

labour, policy, HECS, unemployment, poverty

Panel B

ACT

1993

Economics

Macroeconomics, Japan, Asia, banking and finance, international integration

Panel B

ACT

2016

Geography

Environmental Policy, Disaster Management, Climate Adaptation, Natural Resource Management

Panel A

NSW

2013

Political Science

cabinet ministers; freedom and rights; rational choice; political power

Panel C

ACT

2008

Economics

international trade and economic policy, APEC, Japan and East Asian economies

Panel B

ACT

1989

Political Science

democracy, environmental politics, political theory

Panel C

ACT

1997

Economics

social policy, public policy, governance, women and leadership, disability

Panel B

ACT

1994

Linguistics

Australian Aboriginal languages, Papuan languages, language typology, language documentation, anthropological linguistics

Panel A

ACT

2016

Economics

public policy, economics, trade, environment

Panel B

ACT

1995

History

Gender, labour, prostitution, Australia, war

Panel C

ACT

2011

Social Medicine

Health inequalities; Social determinants; Governance and Regulation; Healthy public policy; Global health

Panel D

ACT

2015

Sociology

Social policy, ageing, gender, programme evaluation, paid and unpaid work

Panel A

ACT

2001

Philosophy

political philosophy

Panel C

ACT

1990

Law

Computer/Crime; Criminal Justice; Policing; Public Policy; Gambling.

Panel C

ACT

2003

Economics

Economics (environment, resources and energy); Economics; Water; Fisheries; Resources; Environment;

Panel B

ACT

2013

Economics

Economic theory, risk, uncertainty, non-expected utility, bargaining.

Panel B

ACT

2002

Economics

Microsimulation, income distribution, applied economics

Panel B

ACT

1996

Economics

China, Japan, Asia-Pacific, economics, security, regionalism, multilateralism

Panel B

ACT

1982

Economic History

Migration and asylum; health and human heights

Panel B

ACT

2009

Economics

Public Policy, Economics, Finance, Climate

Panel B

NSW

2017

History

Caribbean, servants, occupations, landscape, historical geography

Panel C

ACT

1997

Political Science

democracy, government, power, theory, liberalism

Panel C

ACT

1995

History

Australian defence history, operations, command, intelligence

Panel C

ACT

2015

Philosophy

Philosophy of mind and language, philosophy of the social sciences, ethics.

Panel C

ACT

1998

History

British History 210305, Australian History (Excl. Aboriginal And Torres Strait Islander History) 210303

Panel C

ACT

1988

Political Science

Immigration and Ethnic Studies

Panel C

ACT

1989

Economics

Economic & Social Policy, Governance, Public Administration

Panel B

ACT

1995

Sociology

ageing, social health, community care, social policy, survey research

Panel A

ACT

1989

Economics

Risk management, biosecurity, natural resource management, environmental economics, decision theory.

Panel B

ACT

2015

Sociology

Digital sociology, sociology of health and medicine, sociology of risk, sociology of food cultures, sociology of parenting and childhood

Panel A

ACT

2017

Political Science

political parties, elections, Australian politics, British politics, comparative politics

Panel C

ACT

1992

History

Indigenous History, Gender and Frontier, Law, Historiography, Australia and North America

Panel C

ACT

2004

Economics

economic modelling, climate change, macroeconomics, international trade, global demographics, infectious diseases

Panel B

ACT

1997

Economics

Labour Market, Migration, Poverty and Inequality, Development, China

Panel B

ACT

2008

Anthropology

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

Panel A

NSW

2004

History

Biography;, Australian, New Zealand, Labour and Social History

Panel C

ACT

2016

Anthropology

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

Panel A

ACT

1997

Economics

Public administration, social policy (social security, tax and transfers, health and health insurance), China

Panel B

ACT

2011

Social Medicine

Trauma, Bereavement, Adolescent Mental Health, Prevention

Panel D

ACT

1986

History

Environmental history; Aboriginal history; Australian cultural studies; Oral testimony; Latin American history.

Panel C

ACT

2003

Geography

transport, communications, Asian urban/regional development

Panel A

ACT

1992

Political Science

Politics, modern history, political economy, international relations of the Middle East and Central Asia, the role of political Islam in the Middle East and Central Asia, Iran, Afghanistan

Panel C

ACT

2013

Political Science

liberalism, democratic representation, politics, women, policy.

Panel C

ACT

1996

History

Heritage studies, museum studies, intangible heritage, cultural policy, heritage tourism, visitor studies, emotion/affect, memory studies.

Panel C

ACT

2016

Psychology

Uncertainty, risk, decision, judgement, fuzzy logic, social dilemmas, statistical methods

Panel D

ACT

1998

Economics

Public Administration, Social Research and Policy (social security, tax and transfers, poverty measurement, comparative studies).

Panel B

ACT

2017

Economics

Energy economics, environmental economics, economic growth, research assessment

Panel B

ACT

2016

History

Crime and Justice; Gender and Sexuality; Modern History; North American History

Panel C

ACT

2016

Geography

Population Geography, Indigenous Studies, Demography, Public Policy; Applied Demography, Indigenous Policy, Social Indicators; Fourth World; Development Studies

Panel A

NSW

2013

Law

discrimination law & policy, legal education, feminist legal theory, corporatisation of universities

Panel C

ACT

1998

Economics

Mathematical economics, econometrics, price theory, welfare economics, microeconomic education

Panel B

ACT

2016

History

housing, suburbanisation, infrastructure, environment, governance

Panel C

ACT

1996

Sociology

Science studies, life sciences, biopolitics, medical sociology

Panel A

ACT

2010

Geography

Pacific Islands, Human Geography, population, land tenure.

Panel A

ACT

1971

Linguistics

semantic primes, universal human concepts, universal grammar, cultural scripts, cultural key words, human universals, Australian English, Australian Culture

Panel A

ACT

1996

Economics

applied economics and public policy

Panel B

ACT

1988

History

Australia, British Empire, Gender, Race, Colonialism, political and cultural history, biography.

Panel C

ACT

2006

Anthropology

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

Panel A

ACT

1989

Law

constitution, Federalism, rights and freedoms, constitutional and political history, European Union institutions

Panel C

ACT

1987

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