The Academy is currently recruiting for the role of Chief Executive Officer.
- Promote Excellence in Social Sciences – Manage a Multi-disciplinary Fellowship Body
- Advocate for Social Sciences’ Role and Contribution
- Attractive Package and Benefits – Canberra Based
The Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia established in 1971 is an autonomous, non-governmental organisation, devoted to the advancement of knowledge and research across the disciplines of the social sciences. Led by Australia’s most accomplished social scientists, it actively promotes national and international scholarly cooperation and contributes to public and wider policy debate providing advice to government and other social partners on issues of national importance across the social science spectrum.
This is your opportunity to take a leading role in championing the work and honouring and promoting excellence in social sciences through advocacy, innovative programs and strategic initiatives, as well as representing the Academy and its interests to government, industry, higher education institutions, overseas academies and key stakeholders including other professions and the broader community.