The Institute for the Study of Social Change
Our approach emphasises the translation of critical inquiry and scholarly knowledge from a range of disciplinary perspectives into practical strategies to promote social adaptation, transformation and renewal.
The distinctiveness of our research is derived from our capacity to work with the Tasmanian community to develop and trial innovative strategies, which both respond to local need and address globally significant problems.
- Tue Jul 25
Tasmania's Australians of the Year for 2017 Events
The Institute for the Study of Social Change is presenting a series of free events in early August featuring Tasmania's Australians of the Year for 2017.
Join Rosalie Martin, Margaret Steadman, Mitch McPherson and Anthony Edler as they discuss what it means to be Australian and how to build strong communities where everyone belongs.
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Engage with Us
The Institute runs a significant event program offering academic and generalist seminars, symposia, small conferences, public lectures and workshops. All our events are listed on the Institute Event Calendar.
Subscribe to keep up to date with Institute events through our weekly ‘What’s On’ email.
Our major public events are Livestreamed and can be accessed anytime through the University of Tasmania’s Livestream page.
Photos from our major events are available via our Facebook page.
If you are a University of Tasmania staff member or PhD candidate we invite you to become an Affiliated Researcher with the Institute.