The Australian Association for Mission Studies (AAMS) is an Australian association of those interested in the study of Christian mission—including scholars, teachers and reflective practitioners—aiming to:
promote the theological, biblical, historical, practical and contextual study of mission, local and global;
promote engagement with the cultures and people with whom Christians share and explore the gospel, including, in particular, Australian indigenous voices;
encourage co-operation and sharing of research and experience among individuals and institutions engaged in mission;
bring together, through networks, conferences and seminars, those engaged in mission studies;
stimulate publications in missiology, including a journal; and
It is an incorporated association in Victoria (No. A0049279V) and is registered as a non-profit organisation, with Australian Business Number 20 190 752 965. Its constitution, or Association Rules, can be downloaded here in PDF.