British academy

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The Academy's address is:

10-11 Carlton House Terrace

Tel: 020 7969 5200 Fax: 020 7969 530

Nearest tube: Charing Cross (Cockspur Street exit), Piccadilly Circus (Lower Regent Street exit).
Buses: Piccadilly Circus, Lower Regent Street, Haymarket, Trafalgar Square.
Wheelchair access: The British Academy has access for most wheelchairs. For more information please see details of our disabled access arrangements.

British Academy Staff Contact Details

Please send your email to the appropriate department below.

Alternatively, for general enquiries please call +44 (0)20 7969 5200.


For more information, including details about the research funding schemes available, please go to the British Academy's e-GAP system at

If your question is not answered there, please contact the Research Grants team.


Please browse our events programme before contacting us. Information about registering for an event can be found on the relevant event listing.

If your question is not answered there, please first email

Contact details for the Events team are available here


Please note that all our reports and publications is available online. You can find out more about Reseach and HE here, Public Policy here and Languages and Quantitive Skills here

To find out more contact the Policy team.


Please see the Press Office page for recent press releases and contact details for the press team.

Contact details for the Communitions Team are available here.  


Information about making a donation to the Academy is available online. To find out more please contact the development team.


Information about election to the Fellowship is available online. Please note that all candidates must be proposed by the existing Fellowship. To find out more call Marion Paterson, Fellowship Officer, on 020 7969 5259 or email


Contact the International team to find out more about international grant schemes, Area Panels, relations with partner institutions abroad, international organisations, international policy.

Chief Executive Office

Find out how to contact the Chief Executive Office here.

Human Resources and Corporate Services

Please note that employment opportunities are available online. To find out more call Stevie Bennett, HR & Corporate Services Officer on 020 7969 5225 or email:

Contact details for Corporate Services team are available here


The British Academy produces a wide range of publications, for academic and more general readerships. You can read Guidelines for authors and editors of British Academy publications here. To find out more call James Rivington, Head of Academic Publications & Events, on 020 7969 5261 or email:

Library and Archive 

Contact Karen Syrett, Librarian/Archivist, on 020 7969 5314 or email:

Venue hire and room booking

Our stunning building is the ideal location for a Wedding Reception or conference, conveniently located in the heart of Central London. To contact us about hiring our facilities speak to a team member at 10-11 Carlton House Terrace:

Prizes and Medals

Information about our prizes and medals are available online. To find out more email: