Promoting sociology in Australia
Facilitating sociology teaching and research
Enhancing the professional development of TASA members
50 Years of Social Inquiry, Engagement and Impact
The following guidelines have been developed by the TASA Executive Committee to assist potential hosts in preparing their application to host an annual TASA conference.
1. Institutional support: The Executive Committee needs to be reassured that there is sufficient institutional support for the successful conduct and management of the annual TASA conference. The application should have the support of the Head of Department, School or Program.
2. Proposed LOC: The Chair and members of the Local Organising Committee (LOC) should all be financial members of TASA.
3. Conditions: The hosts agree to abide by the conditions for running TASA conferences as set out in the Conference Memorandum of Understanding, which can be obtained from the TASA Office.
4. Proforma: for application to host a TASA conference.
Applications addressing the guidelines listed above should be forwarded to:
TASA Executive Officer
Swinburne Institute for Social Research
Swinburne University of Technology
PO BOX 218 Mail H98
Hawthorn Victoria 3122
2012: University of Queensland, Alex Broom and Lynda Cheshire
2011: Newcastle University - Newcastle - Steven Threadgold and Emma Kirby
2010: Macquarie Univeristy, Sydney – Selvaraj Velayutham
2009: Australian National University, Canberra – David Marsh
2008: University of Melbourne, Melbourne – Tim Marjoribanks
2007: University of Auckland, Auckland – Bruce Curtis (joint TASA / SAANZ)
2006: Murdoch University and University of Western Australia, Perth – Val Colic-Peisker, Farida Tilbury, Bev McNamara
2005: University of Tasmania, Hobart – Roberta Julian and Rob White
2002: University of Qld & QUT, Brisbane - Zlatko Skrbis
2001: University of Sydney, Sydney - Ron van Krieken
2000: Flinders University, Adelaide - Debra King & Jason Pudsey
1999: Monash University, Clayton - Harry Ballis
1998: Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane - Gavin Kendall
1997: University of Wollongong, Wollongong- Trish Vezgoff
1996: University of Tasmania, Hobart - Tim Scrase
1995: University of Newcastle, Callagham - John Germov
1994: Deakin University, Geelong - Grazyna Zajdow