Australian Academy of Science
President: Professor John Shine AC PresAA
The Australian Academy of Science provides independent, authoritative and influential scientific advice, promotes international scientific engagement, builds public awareness and understanding of science, and champions, celebrates and supports excellence in Australian science. The Academy was established by Royal Charter in 1954 and is comprised of over 530 Fellows elected for their outstanding contributions to science. To find out more about the Academy’s work and leadership in school STEM education, science communication and advocacy, and its commitment to improving diversity and inclusion at all levels of STEM, go to www.science.org.au.