Constitutional Law and Theory

Honorary Professor
Research interests:
General Human Rights Law and Policy, Anti-Discrimination Law and Policy
Senior Lecturer
Research interests:
Law and technology, Artificial intelligence and law, Law and public finance
PhD Candidate
Research interests:
Asian Law, Public law, Constitutional Law, Constitutional Rights, Constitutional Reform, Access to Justice
SJD Candidate
Senior Lecturer
Research interests:
Constitutional Law, Political Theory and Constitutional Law, State Fragility and Armed Conflicts, Access to Justice and Legal Empowerment of the Poor, Rule of Law Reform, Philosophies of Law, Rule of Law Theory, Islamic criminal laws, Criminal Justice, Law and Society in South Asia, Post-disaster recovery and reconstruction
Professor
Research interests:
Legal Philosophy, Public law, Indigenous rights, Law and Cultural Difference
Emeritus Professor
Research interests:
Constitutional Law, Constitutional Courts, Constitutional History, Constitutional Reform, Federalism, Separation of Powers, The Judicial System
Senior Lecturer
Research interests:
Parliamentary Process and Procedure, Constitutional Rights, Political Theory and Constitutional Law, Parliamentary and Electoral Democracy, Counter-Terrorism Law, Deliberative Democracy
Distinguished Professor
Research interests:
Constitutional Law
Associate Professor
Research interests:
Constitutional Law, Human Rights Law
PhD Candidate
Research interests:
Constitutional Law, Comparative Constitutional Law, Asia-Pacific Security, Pacific Law, Law and Politics, Public law, Constitutional Courts, Judiciary, Transformative Constitutionalism, Separation of Powers, Constitutional Reform, Law and Governance
PhD Candidate
Research interests:
Citizenship
Honorary Senior Lecturer
Research interests:
Forced Migration and Movement of Peoples, Migration Law, Immigration, Citizenship, Refugees, Refugee Law
Associate Professor
Research interests:
Constitutional Law, Constitutional Courts, Constitutional Reform, Constitutional Rights, Political Theory and Constitutional Law, Federalism, Parliamentary and Electoral Democracy, Deliberative Democracy
Associate Professor
Research interests:
Administrative law, legal theory
Emeritus Professor
Research interests:
Constitutional Law, Administrative law
Honorary Professor
Research interests:
Public law, Commercial Law, National security
PhD Candidate
Research interests:
Law and Humanities, Public International Law, The Judicial System
Associate Professor
Research interests:
Constitutional Courts, Constitutional History, Constitutional Rights, Gender and Constitutional Law, The Judicial System, Property Law
Professor
Research interests:
Constitutional Law, Constitutional Courts, Constitutional History, Constitutional Reform, Constitutional Rights, Political Theory and Constitutional Law, Federalism, Gender and Constitutional Law, Parliamentary and Electoral Democracy, Separation of Powers, The Judicial System, Citizenship, Access to Government Information
Associate Professor
Research interests:
Constitutional Law, Constitutional Courts, Constitutional Reform, Constitutional Rights, Political Theory and Constitutional Law, Federalism, Parliamentary and Electoral Democracy, Separation of Powers
Professor
Research interests:
Constitutional Rights, Federalism, Separation of Powers, The Judicial System, Private International Law, Administrative law, Constitutional Law
Senior Lecturer
Research interests:
Access to Government Information, Administrative law, Public law, Privacy
PhD Candidate
Research interests:
Separation of Powers, Refugees, Constitutional Law, Chapter III of the Constitution, Human rights, Human Rights and the Law, Federal judicial system, Judiciary, Rule of Law
Emeritus Professor
Research interests:
Constitutional Courts, Constitutional History, Separation of Powers, The Judicial System
Visiting Fellow
Associate Professor
Research interests:
Refugee Law, Immigration, Human rights, Constitutional Law, Public law, international legal theory, recognition theory, narrative legal identities

Latest news

31
Jan
2019
From left, Kim Rubenstein, Matthew Zagor, and Dominique Dalla-Pozza
Professor Kim Rubenstein, Associate Professor Matthew Zagor, and Dr Dominique Dalla-Pozza
29
Nov
2018
Image shows from left James Stellios, Will Bateman and Leighton McDonald
Dr Will Bateman, Professor James Stellios and Associate Professor Leighton McDonald
27
Nov
2018
Suchara Fernado
Suchara Fernado, 2018 LSS President talks about her ANU student experience
26
Oct
2018
Emeritus Professor Robin Creyke AO (left) and Emeritus Professor John McMillan AO
Honoring Emeritus Professors Robin Creyke AO and John McMillan AO
11
Oct
2018
Image shows Sydney Lord Mayor Clover Moore at a press conference
Senior Lecturer Dr Ryan Goss on why local election laws need reforming.

In the Media

05
Jan
2019

Unwanted man: Prakash decision a many-layered headache for Canberra

Kim Rubenstein interviewed by Sydney Morning Herald; Fairfax Media

21
Dec
2018

The ‘year of APEC’ – reflections on PNG in 2018

Bal Kama writes in Devpolicy Blog

16
Oct
2018

The stubby, the bottle and the floor price

Michael Coper interviewed by Alice Springs News Online

30
Aug
2018

AEC ignored arguments supporting woman's name for new ACT electorate

Kim Rubenstein interviewed by Canberra Times

Upcoming events

26
Feb
2019

Judicial method and what Judges do

Justice Robertson
5.30PM to 6.30PM
  • Justice Alan Robertson
28
Feb
2019

What a Judge of the Federal Court of Australia and a Judge’s associate do in a typical week

Photo of Justice Alan Robertson and Will Randles
4.15PM to 6.00PM
  • The Hon Justice Alan Robertson
  • Will Randles
  • Associate Professor Heather Roberts

Have you ever wondered what a typical week’s work looks like for a Justice of the Federal Court of Australia? How do Judges prepare for court sittings, and what happens in chambers? What does an Associate do, and what skills are required to perform the role? 

Past events

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