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Associate Professor Kunle Ola, Interim Dean, Thomas More Law School

Kunle is a Lawyer with an academic, legal, regulatory, enforcement and administrative background. He started off his formal legal experience at the Corporate Affairs Commission in Nigeria and then joined a private law firm as a partner.

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Professor Kate Galloway, Strategic Professor, Law and Social Justice

Kate Galloway is a property lawyer and Strategic Professor, Law and Social Justice. An award-winning law teacher, recognised with a 2009 ALTC citation for leadership in legal education, she is a Principal Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, and is an expert in legal education who is widely published in the field. She established the Law Education Associate Deans Network and for six years until 2023 served as editor-in-chief of the Legal Education Review, continuing to serve on its editorial committee.

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Professor Patrick Keyzer, Thomas More Law School

Patrick Keyzer (pronounced Kay-Zer) has thirty years of experience as an academic and practising lawyer, focusing on human rights, public law, access to justice and criminal justice. At present Keyzer is working on a project investigating the use of restorative justice principles to mitigate climate change harms in Indonesia, and on a book reflecting on Australia's record of non-compliance with decisions of the United Nations Human Rights Committee.

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Dr Amanda Alexander, Deputy Head of School - Sydney

Dr Alexander lectures and teaches Criminal Law and Public Law. Her research interests include the history of international humanitarian law - and change, theory and practice in international law. She also does research in legal theory and sports law.

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Dr M. Ehteshamul Bari, Deputy Head of School (Research), Thomas More Law School

Dr Bari's primary research expertise lies in the areas of constitutional law, human rights law, Asian law and public international law. He is the author of two monographs, 'States of Emergency and the Law: The Experience of Bangladesh' and 'The Use of Preventive Detention Laws in Malaysia: A Case for Reform" (with Safia Naz).

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Associate Professor Clive Harfield, Discipline Lead for Criminology & Criminal Justice - Canberra

Associate Professor Harfield's research interests include the governance, management, and ethics of investigation, particularly covert investigation methods.

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David Spencer, Senior Lecturer and Course Coordinator - Melbourne

David Spencer joined the Thomas More Law School on 11 February 2019. He has been at ACU since 2012.

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Dr Bill Swannie, Lecturer in Human Rights Law - Melbourne campus

Dr Bill Swannie is a Lecturer in Human Rights. His areas of expertise include human rights law, anti-discrimination law, legal theory, media law and international law.

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Staff listing

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Associate Professor Kunle Ola - Interim Dean, Thomas More Law School

Dr Dina Afrianty - Lecturer, Melbourne Campus

Dr Amanda Alexander - Deputy Head of School, North Sydney

Dr David Arnold - Lecturer, Melbourne Campus

Dr M. Ehteshamul Bari - Deputy Head of School (Research), Melbourne campus

Fr Frank Brennan - Adjunct Professor, Melbourne campus

Mr Joel Butler - Legal Profession Mentor, Melbourne campus

Professor Tony Ciro - Professor of Law, Melbourne Campus

Dr Sevda Clark - Lecturer, North Sydney Campus

Dr Juan Diaz-Granados - Lecturer, North Sydney Campus

Dr Shannon Dodd - Senior Lecturer, Brisbane campus

Professor Michael Dodson - Lecturer, Canberra Campus

Dr Kanij Fatima - Lecturer, Melbourne Campus

Professor Kate Galloway - Strategic Professor, Law and Social Justice, Brisbane campus

Dr Christopher Goff - Lecturer, Brisbane Campus

Dr Perla Guarneros-Sanchez - Lecturer, Melbourne Campus

Dr Mark Hamilton - Lecturer, North Sydney Campus

Associate Professor Clive Harfield - Discipline Lead for Criminology & Criminal Justice, Canberra Campus

Professor Patrick Keyzer - Thomas More Law School, Melbourne campus

Dr Zaman Khorseduzzaman - Lecturer, Blacktown Campus

Mr Ian Lam - Lecturer, North Sydney campus

Dr Christine Lee – Lecturer, North Sydney Campus

Associate Professor Michael Longo - Adjunct Professor, Melbourne campus

Mr Angus Macinnis - Legal Profession Mentor, North Sydney campus

Dr Matthew Morgan - Lecturer, Brisbane Campus

Dr Yega Muthu - Adjunct Associate Professor, Thomas Moore Law School, Australian Catholic University, North Sydney

Dr Anne Pickering - Lecturer, Brisbane Campus

Associate Professor Patrick Quirk - Associate Professor of Law, Brisbane campus

Dr Nathan Ryan - Lecturer, Melbourne Campus

Mr David Spencer - Senior Lecturer and Course Coordinator, Melbourne campus

Dr Bill Swannie - Lecturer in Human Rights Law, Melbourne campus

Mr Graham Thomas KC - Adjunct Professor, Melbourne campus

Dr Stefani Vasil - Lecturer, Melbourne Campus

Professor Spencer Zifcak - Adjunct Professor, Melbourne campus

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