Monash Arts academics elected as Fellows to the Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia

In outstanding news, three Monash Arts academics have been elected as Fellows of the Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia.

The Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia brings together over 700 of Australia’s leading researchers and professionals across the social science disciplines. Each Fellow is elected by their peers based on a sustained and internationally distinguished contribution to their field.

This esteemed organisation has welcomed:

Professor Kate Burridge, Professor of Linguistics, School of Languages, Literatures, Cultures and Linguistics

Professor Jude McCulloch, Professor of Criminology and Director of the Monash Gender and Family Violence Prevention Centre

Professor Andrea Whittaker, Professor of Anthropology, School of Social Sciences

‘I offer my warmest congratulations to Professor Burridge, Professor McCulloch and Professor Whittaker on this career achievement,’ said Professor Sharon Pickering, Dean of Arts.

‘The entry of three of our esteemed academics and valued colleagues into the Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia reflects their exceptional impact in their fields and highlights the world-leading work being conducted within our Faculty.’

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