Mission & Vision


The mission of the United States Studies Centre at the University of Sydney is to increase awareness and understanding about the United States in Australia and around the world. Our vision is to become one of the world’s leading centres for the study of America.

US Studies Centre video produced for the American Australian Association Benefit Dinner 


US Studies Centre advertisement created for the Sydney Film Festival


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Tom Switzer

Climate, war and democracy

Research associate Tom Switzer joins a panel of experts to discuss a wide range of issues, including the popularity of Donald Trump, gun control in the United States and democracy in the Middle East.

Edward Blakely

Hurricane Katrina 10 years on

On the 10th anniversary since Hurricane Katrina, honorary professor Edward Blakely, discusses the disaster and what its mismanagement highlighted about inequality in the United States.

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