The Australia Institute recognises its responsibility to maintain corporate governance practices that are robust, accountable, comply with all relevant law and applicable regulations, and are of a standard that meets the expectations of its stakeholders.

Board of Directors

The Institute is governed by a Board of Directors. All Directors volunteer their time, and receive no remuneration for serving on the Institute’s board.

Research Committee

The Research Committee approves the Institute’s research priorities and activities which are funded from the Research Fund. Membership of the Research Committee is subject to the approval of the Australian Department of Education and Training and members are nominated on the basis of their proven ability to direct a research program, as evidenced by their academic qualifications and professional appointments.

The operations of the Research Committee are governed by its Terms of Reference.


Research committee