Contact the British Academy
The British Academy's address is:
10-11 Carlton House Terrace
Tel: 020 7969 5200
Nearest tube: Charing Cross (Cockspur Street exit), Piccadilly Circus (Lower Regent Street exit).
Buses: Piccadilly Circus, Lower Regent Street, Haymarket, Trafalgar Square.
We are committed to ensuring that the widest number of people can enjoy our building and events. Please read about accessibility at the British Academy to plan your visit.
British Academy Staff
Please send your email to the appropriate department below.
Alternatively, for general enquiries please call +44 (0)20 7969 5200.
Hetan Shah is Chief Executive
He can be contacted via his PA:
020 7969 5255
Professor Julia Black is President of the British Academy.
She can be contacted via her PA:
Assistant to the President and Chief Executive
020 7969 5255
Please contact [email protected]
For more information, including details about the research funding schemes available, please visit the funding opportunities page.
If your question is not answered online, email your query to the relevant address below. Please be aware that the office experiences a high volume of requests, especially at peak times around deadlines. We aim to answer all requests within a reasonable timeframe.
Apex awards: [email protected]
International Partnership and Mobility: [email protected]
Newton International Fellowships: [email protected]
Newton Mobility Grants and Newton Advanced Fellowships: [email protected]
Postdoctoral Fellowships and BARSEA awards: [email protected]
For BA/JISC Digital Humanities, Mid-Career Fellowships, Neil Ker Memorial Fund, Senior Research Fellowships, Small Research Grants, Special Funds, the Stein Arnold Exploration Fund, Wolfson Professorships, and the BA/Wolfson Fellowships: [email protected]
Future of the Corporation
020 7969 5263
Further information and resources about the Future of the Corporation Programme are available here.
For more information about the Academy’s international programmes and activities, please visit the international page.
If your question is not answered online, email your query to the relevant address below.
Global Professorships; Visiting Fellowships: [email protected]
Knowledge Frontiers: International Interdisciplinary Research Projects; Tackling the UK’s International Challenges Programme: [email protected]
Heritage, Dignity & Violence Programme; Education and Learning in Crises Programme; Youth Futures Programme; Sustainable Development Programme; Cities & Infrastructure Programme; Urban Infrastructures of Well-Being Programme; The Humanities and Social Sciences Tackling Global Challenges Programme: [email protected]
Early Childhood Education; Early Childhood Development Programme: [email protected]
Tackling Modern Slavery, Human Trafficking and Child Labour in Modern Business Programme: [email protected]
Global Talent Visa: [email protected]
For Writing Workshops, JSPS Postdoctoral Fellowship Programme and all other queries related to the Academy’s international work: [email protected]
Library and Archive
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.