Lyndon Storey - Humanists Australia President


The current Humanists Australia President is Lyndon Storey PhD

Lyndon Storey lives in Canberra and is deeply interested in Humanism as a philosophy of life. His academic qualifications include Bachelor’s Degrees in Arts and Law, and a PhD with a thesis on Mencius and aspects of international relations theory.  He has worked as a barrister, a public servant, a university teacher, and in many other roles. He says his most interesting job was teaching “Western Civilization” at Liaoning University in China.

He has written a book; “Humanity or Sovereignty” about political philosophy and international relations theory and has written articles about Humanism for Australian Humanist magazine. He has been an active member of the Australian Humanist Movement; He was the inaugural Convenor of the ACT Humanist Society and was the Humanist Chaplain (a voluntary position) at Canberra Hospital. He has a keen interest in both the ideas of Humanism and humanism as a foundation for community activity.


Brief message from Lyndon Storey

"Welcome to this website and the President's page on it. I believe Humanism provides a foundation for people to live a fulfilling and meaningful life. It is crucial in our current age to develop a solid foundation for ethics, meaning, and community in life and humanism is the best and soundest foundation there is. Together we can build a more just and peaceful world inspired by the ethos and the principles of Humanism."

Links to articles from CAHS President Lyndon Storey:

Four Pillars of Humanism 

The second wave of Humanism