Social Sciences Week

is an annual event that celebrates and showcases the diverse range of social sciences disciplines and research in Australia.

9 – 15 September 2024

The social sciences are key to understanding humanity, society and the institutions which govern our daily lives.

An initiative of several Australian social science associations and coordinated by the Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia, Social Sciences Week will grow again in 2024 with a combination of in-person, online and hybrid events.

Register an event

Registrations for the 2024 events program are now open. We welcome virtual, in-person and hybrid events. In 2023 we had improv theatre, debates and comedy events, lectures, workshops and more. We welcome all social science-themed events and participants are encouraged to be as creative as possible.



Social Sciences Week Newsletter

Sign up for updates from Social Sciences Week and the Academy of Social Sciences in Australia.

From 9-15 Sept unis, schools and organisations will come together in person and online to celebrate and centre the #socialsciences. From academic discussions to hands-on learning & public performances, there'll be something for everyone. Get involved⬇

The July issue of our newsletter hit inboxes today. We covered @SocSciWeek 2023, AASSREC’s 25th conference, policy updates, grant and award opportunities for EMCRs, celebrated Fellow achievements and more. Check it out and subscribe:

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