The Geographical Society of New South Wales is a professional society whose members are geography academics, teachers, practising geographers from both the public and private spheres, and other interested members of the public.
Encourage - Engage - Excite
The Society's mission is to encourage and promote geography in New South Wales and throughout Australia. The Society both engages and elevates geographical research, scholarship and education. The Society writes and encourages geographical submissions to appropriate authorities on environmental and social issues in Australia. The Society works to support geographical literacy, awareness and inspire enthusiasm for geography among the public in a globally connected world.
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Expressions of interest are sought for a new Council member with the Geographical Society of New South Wales. If interested, please email a one-page summary to Executive Officer Bronwyn Bate firstname.lastname@example.org by Monday, 8 August 2016. The one-page summary should include:
1. reasons why you would like to become a member of Council and
2. what experience/ skills you can bring to the Geographical Society of New South Wales.
Please note that you MUST be a member of the society to become a member of Council.
Applications for Annual Awards for Post-Doctoral Scholars are now open. There are six (6) Awards (2 x AUD$1,500 and 4 x AUD$500) available. The awards are targeted at early-career researchers, post-PhD submission. The aim of these Awards is to support the research program of early career geographers in their efforts to maintain research momentum, post-doctorate. To find out more please click here.
Taylor & Francis, the editors of Australian Geographer and the Society are delighted to announce the launch of the annual Geographical Society of NSW Award for the:
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Last updated: 26 January 2016