Academic Unit Melbourne School of Government


The Melbourne School of Government is an interdisciplinary school focused on the teaching and research of topics related to public policy and governance.


The foundation disciplines for the Melbourne School of Government are political science, economics and law The Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Business and Economics and Melbourne Law School are core partner academic divisions supporting the development and delivery of School's mission, on and beyond teaching, research and engagement.

The School's work is supported by an advisory board comprised of leading experts from government, industry and the not-for-profit sectors.

The School has a multi-academic division management group overseeing its activities.

The School also provides opportunities for staff from across the University to participate in research and teaching, and to better influence public policy.