Social Sciences Week is a week-long series of events to showcase the impact of the social sciences. It is an initiative of several of Australia’s Social Sciences associations:

  • The Australian Sociological Association (TASA)
  • Australian and New Zealand Society of Criminology (ANZSOC)
  • Australian Anthropological Society (AAS)
  • Australian Political Studies Association (APSA)
  • Council for the Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences (CHASS)
  • Academy of Social Sciences in Australia (ASSA)
  • The Australasian Council of Deans of Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities (DASSH)
SSW Speakers
Mark Morri
A crime author and journalist
Greg Barton
Shanthi Robertson
Academic: Senior Research Fellow, Institute For Culture And Society
Academic: DECRA Research Fellow, Department of Sociology, Writer, Lawyer
Farida Fozdar
Academic: Sociologists - Deputy Head (Research), UWA School of Social Sciences
Deborah Lupton
Academic: Centenary Research Professor, Communication
Anthony Elliott
Academic: Dean of External Engagement
Joel McGregor
Associate Lecturer, PhD Candidate
Ben Lohmeyer
Critical youth sociologist and youth worker
Duncan McNab
Journalist & Author
Xanthé Mallett
Academic: Criminologist and forensic scientist
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