Our work

Promoting the social, cultural, environmental and economic significance of humanities scholarship and its role in shaping effective public policy


Policy & advice

We provide independent expert advice to government and policymakers.


We undertake research on issues of national importance and work collaboratively with Australia’s Learned Academies and international counterparts.

Research reports

We publish reports to inform the national conversation about Australia’s past, present and future.

Acknowledgement of Country

The Australian Academy of the Humanities recognises Australia’s First Nations Peoples as the traditional owners and custodians of this land, and their continuous connection to country, community and culture.