Staff

Staff

Dean of Macquarie Law School 

Name and contact details Research interests
Professor Natalie Klein
Location: Building W3A, Room 626
Phone: (02) 9850 9931
Email: natalie.klein@mq.edu.au
International law, with a focus on law of the sea and international dispute settlement

Academic Staff

Name and Contact DetailsResearch Interests
Carolyn ADAMSPublic Law, with a focus on human rights and open government
Dr Shawkat ALAMInternational Law; International Environmental Law; International Trade and Sustainable Development

Dr Amy Barrow

  • Position: Senior Lecturer
  • Location: Building W3A, Room 522
  • Phone: (02) 9850 7810
  • Email: amy.barrow@mq.edu.au
 
Lise BARRY
  • Position: Senior Lecturer
  • Location: Building W3A, Room 507
  • Phone: (02) 9850 4237
  • Email: lise.barry@mq.edu.au
Legal Ethics; Capacity; Substitute Decision Making; Elder Law; Alternative Dispute Resolution; Juvenile Justice; Restorative Justice; Human Rights
Dr Roy BAKERDefamation; Media Law; Journalism and the Law; Human Rights; Free Speech; Censorship; International Law; European Law; Law of Armed Conflict
Dr Carlos L. BERNAL-PULIDOConstitutional Comparative Law; Jurisprudence; Torts
Dr Andrew BURKE
  • Position: Associate Lecturer
  • Location: Building W3A, Room 514
  • Phone: (02) 9850 7090
  • Email: andrew.burke@mq.edu.au
Environmental and Criminal Law fields, with a focus upon their intersection: Environmental Crime
Dr Frank CARRIGANCorporate Law; Labour Law
Dr Phil C.W. CHAN
  • Position: Senior Lecturer
  • Location: Building W3A, Room 615
  • Phone: (02) 9850 7074
  • Email: phil.chan@mq.edu.au
International Law; Public Law; Comparative Law; Chinese and Hong Kong Legal and Political Systems; Law, Governance and Development in East Asia and in Southeast Asia
Dr Shireen DAFT
  • Position: Associate Lecturer
  • Location: Building W3A, Room 541
  • Phone: (02) 9850 7022
  • Email: shireen.daft@mq.edu.au
Non-State Actors and International Law; The Intersections of International Criminal Law; Human Rights and Humanitarian Law
Dr Kirsten DAVIESEnvironmental Law and Policy; Customary Law; Human Rights and Climate Change; and Community Engagement

Dr Holly DOEL-MACKAWAY

  • Position: Lecturer
  • Location: Building W3A, Room 339
  • Phone: (02) 9850  7097
  • Email: 
    holly.doel-mackaway@mq.edu.au
Children's Rights; Children's Law; International Human Rights Law; Indigenous Studies and Indigenous Research Methodologies and Constitutional law.
Francesca DOMINELLOIndigenous Legal Issues; Cultural Studies and Law; Legal History; Social Justice within Constitutional and Family Law; State Apologies to Indigenous Peoples
Dr Kate GLEESONGovernance and regulation of bodies, sexuality and reproductive practice
Dr Daniel GHEZELBASHDomestic, International, Regional and Comparative Refugee Law; Domestic and Comparative Immigration Law; Administrative Law; Comparative Law; Legal Transfers/Transplants; International Human Rights Law
Paul GOVINDClimate Change Law; Human Rights and the Environment; Environmental Finance and Disaster Risk Management through Environmental Law and Policy, with a particular focus on the relationship between Environmental Sustainability, Development and the Reduction of Poverty
Dr Joel HARRISONLaw and Religion; Human Rights; Comparative Human Rights; Constitutional Law; Post-Secular Theory
Professor Muhammad Rafiqul ISLAMInternational Trade Law; Law of the World Trade Organization (WTO); International Economic Law; International Law of Foreign Investment; Law of International Economic Institutions; International Commercial Law; International Commercial Arbitration; Public International Law; International Human Rights Law; Law of International Organizations
Dr Aline JAECKELInternational Environmental Law; Law of the Sea; Public International Law; Cross-Disciplinary Approaches to Environmental Challenges
Dr Margaret R.L.L. KELLYConstitutional Law; Administrative law; The Nature of Governance; Australian Governance; The People; Common Law History and Constitutionalism; History and Law of the Monarchy; Constitutional History
Caitriona MCCABE Tort Law; Applied Legal Ethics; Succession Law
Associate Professor Therese MACDERMOTTLabour Law; Labour Mobility; Anti-Discrimination Law; Dispute Resolution; Gender Equality and Human Rights; Workplace Gender Equality
Professor Denise MEYERSONTheoretical and Comparative Human Rights; Constitutional Law and Comparative Constitutionalism; Jurisprudence
Dr David MULLAN
  • Position: Associate Lecturer
  • Location: Building W3A, Room 521
  • Phone: (02) 9850 4276
  • Email: david.mullan@mq.edu.au
Corporate and Commercial Law; Mergers and Acquisitions; Debt and Equity Fundraising; International Investment; Regulation and Legal Governance; Financial Markets; Property Law
Dr Vijaya NAGARAJANEconomic regulation in practice, specifically focused on the regulation of business by Competition and Corporate Law; and Spatiality of Law
Associate Professor Archana PARASHARContemporary Legal Theory, with a particular focus on Social Justice; Legal Pluralism; Legal Education; Discrimination Law; Family Law

Judith PRESTON

  • Position: Lecturer
  • Location: Building W3A, Room 441
  • Phone: (02) 9850 7070
  • Email: judith.preston@mq.eduau
 
Professor Peter RADANContracts; Equity & Trusts; Real Property; Secession/Self-Determination
Debra RONAN
  • Position: Associate Lecturer;
  • Location: Building W3A, Room 518
  • Phone: (02) 9850 7906
  • Email: debra.ronan@mq.edu.au
 
Associate Professor Niloufer SELVADURAITelecommunications Law, Technology Law, Intellectual Property Law, Internet Law and E-commerce Law

Teresa Somes

  • Position: Associate Lecturer
  • Location: Building W3A, Room 539
  • Phone: (02) 9850 8841
  • Email: teresa.somes@mq.edu.au
 
George F. TOMOSSYHealth Law and Bioethics; Research Ethics and Regulation; Globalisation and Public Health; Elder Law; Tort Law; Legal Governance; Capacity Building in Developing Countries; Health, Human Rights and the Environment
Ilija VICKOVICHEvidence; Civil and Criminal Procedure; Contract Law and Theory; Law of Work; Labour Law; Commercial Law; Consumer Law; Competition Law; Corporations Law; Equity and Trusts; Dispute Resolution; Legal History; Law of Church and State; Law and Society; Legal Education; Legal Publishing
Associate Professor Malcolm VOYCEProperty Law and Succession concerning the privatisation of public property; Geographical Indications; Intellectual Property Rights; Social Welfare; Family Farm Inheritance; Law and Religion, particularly relating to Buddhism and Islam
Sonya WILLIS
  • Position: Associate Lecturer
  • Location: Building W3A, Room 523
  • Phone: (02) 9850 6545
  • Email: sonya.willis@mq.edu.au
Civil Procedure, with a particular focus on Case Management; Evidence

Professional Staff

Name Contact
Ms Debbie Loo
Title: Senior Department Administrator
Location: Building W3A, Room 533
Phone: (02) 9850 4218
Email: debbie.loo@mq.edu.au
Ms Eleanor McGhee
Title: Dean's Assistant/Department Administrator
Location: Building W3A, Room 530
Phone: (02) 9850 7096
Email: eleanor.mcghee@mq.edu.au
Ms Chindy Praseuthsouk
Title: Department Administrator
Location: Building W3A, Room 531
Phone: (02) 9850 7098
Email: chindy.praseuthsouk@mq.edu.au

Honorary Appointments

Emeritus Professors

Professor Tony Blackshield AO

ablackshield@tpg.com.au

Professor Bruce Kercher

bruce.kercher@mq.edu.au

Professor Zada Lipman

zada.lipman@mq.edu.au

Honorary Professors

Professor Tianbao Qinfxyqtb@whu.edu.cn
Dr Alexander Zaharalexander.zahar@mq.edu.au

Honorary Senior Research Fellow

Mr Gill Boehringer

gill.boehringer@mq.edu.au

Adjunct Professors

Mr Stuart Clark

In Memorium

Name Research Interests  
Penelope WATSON
  • Position: Senior Lecturer
  • Location: Building W3A, 
Torts, with specific interests in emerging torts and novel adaptations of old torts; Privacy; Educational Malpractice and School Law; School and Workplace Bullying; Medical/Health Law including Wrongful Life and Birth; Tobacco and Alcohol Litigation; Toxic Torts and Class Actions; Civil Actions and Remedies for Sexual Injury; Negligence; Causation
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