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Niloufer Selvadurai

Professor
Macquarie Law School


Phone: +61 2 9850 7925

Professor Niloufer Selvadurai teaches Information Technology Law, Intellectual Property Law and Technology and E-Commerce at the Macquarie Law School. Niloufer is the Program Director of the Legal Unit of the Optus Macquarie Cyber Security Hub. Prior to joining Macquarie, Niloufer practised as a solicitor in the media and technology unit...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Ms Theresa M. Senft

Department of Media, Music, Communication and Cultural Studies


Phone: +61 2 9850 2118

Theresa (Terri) Senft has a BA (Hons) in Political Science (SUNY Albany USA 1983) and a PhD in Performance Studies (New York University  2004). Her research centers on the performance of self via digital media, with a focus on the visual display of identity via photo, video, and streaming technologies....View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Ben Schreer

Professor
Department of Security Studies and Criminology


Phone: +61 2 9850 1423

BIOGRAPHY  Professor Ben Schreer is the Head of Department at SSC. He teaches and researches in security and strategic studies, with a main focus on the Asia-Pacific region. Professor Schreer regularly provides expert advice to national and international media on these subjects. He is a member and associate fellow in...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Dr Marc De Vos

Macquarie Law School


Phone: +61 2 9850 9931

Marc De Vos holds a Licentiate and Doctorate in Law (University of Ghent, 1993 and 2000), a Master in Social Law (Université Libre de Bruxelles, 1994), and a Master of Laws (Harvard University, 2000). His main areas of legal specialization, in which he has also practiced extensively, include Belgian and...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Nicole Anderson

Professor
Department of Media, Music, Communication and Cultural Studies


Phone: +61 2 9850 2258

Nicole Anderson is Professor of Cultural Studies, and Head of the Department of Media, Music, Communications and Cultural Studies at Macquarie University, Sydney. She is the co-founder and chief editor of the journal Derrida Today published by Edinburgh University Press, and the Founder and Executive Director of the Derrida Today...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Shawkat Alam

Professor
Centre for Environmental Law (CEL), Macquarie Law School


Phone: +61 2 9850 8890

Dr Shawkat Alam is Professor of Law and Director of the Centre for Environmental Law at Macquarie Law School, Macquarie University, Australia. He holds an LLB with Honours from Rajshahi University, LLM from Dhaka University and PhD from Macquarie University. Dr Alam's primary teaching and research expertise lies in the...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Dr Stephen McCombie

Department of Security Studies and Criminology


Phone: +61 2 9850 8820

Stephen's current research interests are in cyber security, digital forensics, cyber threat intelligence and information warfare.   His research draws on a diverse background in policing, security and information technology.  His PhD thesis examined the impact of Eastern European cybercrime groups on Australian banks.  Stephen over the last 20 years has held...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Ms Carolyn Adams

Macquarie Law School


Phone: +61 2 9850 7086

Carolyn is a Senior Lecturer at Macquarie Law School where she teaches and researches in the area of public law, with a focus on human rights and open government. Carolyn regularly provides expert advice on privacy and the handling of personal information to government and non-government organisations. She is currently...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Dr Rita Matulionyte

Macquarie Law School


Rita is an international expert in intellectual property and information technology law. She acquired her PhD degree from Albert Ludwig University of Freiburg/Max Planck Institute for Intellectual Property and Competition Law (Germany) in 2010. Since then she researched and lectured in universities in Japan, Germany, Lithuania, and in the University...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Dr Margie Borschke

Centre for Media History (CMH), Department of Media, Music, Communication and Cultural Studies


Phone: +61 2 9850 2159

Margie Borschke is a Senior Lecturer in Journalism and Media and the Associate Head the Department of Media, Music Communication and Cultural Studies at Macquarie University.She is the author of This is Not a Remix: Piracy, Authenticity and Popular Music (Bloomsbury Academic, 2017). Borschke's research addresses reproduction, circulation and distribution...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Miss Lise Waldek

Department of Security Studies and Criminology


Phone: +61 2 9850 1437

Lise Waldek is a Lecturer in the Department of Security Studies and Criminology, Macquarie University. She currently convenes courses on terrorism and political violence, counter terrorism, and the modern intelligence practioner.   Lise is CI on an ARC grant developing base-line data in relation to the engagement with and attitudes to...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Dr Julian Droogan

Department of Security Studies and Criminology


Phone: 1425

Dr. Julian Droogan is a Senior Lecturer at the Department of Security Studies and Criminology, Macquarie University where he is the Editor-in-Chief of the international Journal of Policing, Intelligence and Counter Terrorism (Routledge). Julian’s academic background encompasses the anthropology and history of religions. His research interests include countering violent extremism,...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Dr Chris Muller

Department of Media, Music, Communication and Cultural Studies


Phone: +61 2 9850 2161
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Dr Steve Collins

Department of Media, Music, Communication and Cultural Studies


Phone: +61 2 9850 2165

Steve holds an LL.B (Hons), MA Cyberculture and Law and a PhD (focused on copyright law and fair use). He has a wide and varied teaching background. He taught media studies, Web design, generic computer skills, networking, music technology and an array of legal areas (including contract, tort, company, criminal,...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Dr Baskaran Balasingham

Macquarie Law School


Phone: +61 2 9850 7062

Baskaran Balasingham is a lecturer at Macquarie Law School. His research focuses on competition law/antitrust law. Prior to joining Macquarie Law School he was a lecturer at Deakin Law School and Maastricht University.Baskaran wrote his PhD thesis entitled 'The Effectiveness and Fairness of the EU Leniency Policy' at King's College...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Dr Doron Goldbarsht

Macquarie Law School


Phone: 0298507074

Doron holds a bachelor’s degree and a master’s degree in law, specialising in commercial law, from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, and a PhD from the University of New South Wales. His master’s thesis investigated how democracies combat the financing of terrorism via charitable organisations, while his doctoral thesis discusses...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Dr Tai Neilson

Department of Media, Music, Communication and Cultural Studies


Phone: +61 2 9850 2104

Dr Tai Neilson is a lecturer in Media in the Department of Media, Music, Communication and Culture. His areas of expertise include the political economy of digital media and critical cultural theory. He has a PhD in Cultural Studies from George Mason University in Virginia, an MA in Sociology from...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Catharine Lumby

Professor
Department of Media, Music, Communication and Cultural Studies


  PhD in Media Studies, Macquarie University, 1999 Bachelor of Laws, University of Sydney, 1987 Bachelor of Arts, Honours (First Class), University of Sydney, 1985...View full profile in our Researcher's database

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Malcolm Voyce

Professor
Macquarie Law School


Phone: +61 2 9850 7089
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