The establishment of the Australian Centre for the Study of Armed Conflict and Society (ACSACS) consolidates a longstanding tradition of excellence at the University of New South Wales (UNSW). READ MORE.
Applied ethics, in a military sense, is an art as much as a science. But researchers within ACSACS are taking on the important challenge of defining a difficult but vital set of ideas READ MORE.
A collective study of successful rebuilds of war-torn nations offers valuable clues which could prevent a fragile peace sliding back into war READ MORE.
It's World War I but Not as You Know It.
An authoritative, five-volume history of Australia and World War One is being compiled to mark the Centenary of the Great War READ MORE.
'On Ops' Lessons and Challenges for the Australian Army Since 1999
This conference complements the Army’s Institutional Lessons Project and looks critically at all aspects of deployments since the UN sponsored mission to East Timor in 1999.
Summer School Scholars' Projects
The ACSACS Summer School for Secondary History Teachers has given teachers a stimulating environment to build classroom resources based on UNSW Canberra collections. PROJECTS
ACSACS consolidates and perpetuates a long-standing tradition of excellence at UNSW in understanding the complex issues surrounding armed conflict and military engagement. VIEW OUR CURRENT PROJECTS
Meet our Researchers
The Centre brings together practitioners, research fellows and student interns across disciplines to engage in a range of research and teaching activities and public debate on armed conflict and society. MEET OUR RESEARCHERS
The Centre combines the strengths of academic research with the close links with Defence that are unique to UNSW, putting ACSACS researchers at the cutting edge of their fields. Your support invests in the excellence in teaching and research that makes ACSACS a world class Centre. GET INVOLVED