Military & Security Law

Lecturer
Research interests:
Professional Legal Education
PhD Candidate
Research interests:
International Humanitarian Law
Emeritus Professor
Research interests:
Veterans’ Entitlements and Military Compensation Law, Tribunals, Introductory Law, Foundation Law
Senior Lecturer
Research interests:
Parliamentary Process and Procedure, Constitutional Rights, Political Theory and Constitutional Law, Parliamentary and Electoral Democracy, Counter-Terrorism Law, Deliberative Democracy
Associate Professor
Research interests:
Maritime Crime, Maritime Security Law, Use of force, Genocide, International Humanitarian Law, Law of Naval Warfare
Associate Professor
Research interests:
General Criminal Law, International Humanitarian Law, International Law and Development, Climate Change and Natural Disasters
SJD Candidate
Research interests:
International Security Law
Associate Professor
Research interests:
Military Discipline Law, International Humanitarian Law, Military Law, Naval Warfare Law, Maritime Security Law, Maritime Law Enforcement, Peacekeeping and Civilian Protection in Armed Conflict, Asia-Pacific Security, International Law and Security Institutions
PhD Candidate
Research interests:
Military Discipline Law, Military Law
Honorary Professor
Research interests:
Military Discipline Law, International Security Law, State Fragility and Armed Conflicts, International Law and Development, International Humanitarian Law, Military Law, Naval Warfare Law, Maritime Security Law, Maritime Law Enforcement, New Technologies and the Law of Armed Conflict, Peacekeeping and Civilian Protection in Armed Conflict, Asia-Pacific Security, International Law and Security Institutions
Associate Professor
Research interests:
Executive power
Professor
Research interests:
General Criminal Law, Criminal Justice, Procedure and Sentencing, Federal Criminal Law, Counter-Terrorism Law, Military Discipline Law, Rule of Law Reform
Honorary Professor
Research interests:
Public law, Commercial Law, National security
Professor of Law
Research interests:
International Law, International Environmental Law, International Humanitarian Law, International Security Law, Law of the Sea, International Law and Development, Asia-Pacific Security
Honorary Professor
Research interests:
International Humanitarian Law, International Human Rights, Military Law, International Criminal Court
Campus Visitor
Research interests:
Terrorism and Counterterrorism, Protective security, Intelligence, National security, Defence, International Security Law

Latest news

04
Oct
2018
Image shows David Letts seated at a desk and smiling
Centre for Military and Security Law
24
Aug
2018
The global project involves ANU and the universities of Maryland and Indiana
Project involves ANU, Indiana and Maryland universities
07
Mar
2018
Australia and Timor-Leste settle maritime boundary
After nearly two years of a facilitated conciliation process initiated under the 1982 United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea, Australia and Timor Leste have finally reached agreement on a maritime boundary in the Timor Sea.
22
Feb
2018
An anti-terrorism bollard on the corner of Bourke and Elizabeth streets. Photo: James Ross
This year could see China and Russia with a counterterrorism capability to deploy smart killer drones using facial-recognition technology to eliminate persons deemed to be "terrorists". Many such persons would be considered by Australians to be activists, separatists or insurgents - rather than "terrorists".

In the Media

20
Oct
2018

What do you do for money, honey: The problem with food fraud

Clive Williams writes in The Canberra Times

26
Sep
2018

Strawberry contamination creates food for thought

Clive Williams writes in The Sydney Morning Herald

13
Aug
2018

Roberts-Smith inquiry findings 'should be made public': legal expert

David Letts speaks to Sydney Morning Herald

Research theme:
11
Aug
2018

Bring home our Aussies missing in action

Clive Williams writes in Canberra Times

Research theme:
23
Jul
2018

Lessons in race, absent police and runaway crime

Clive Williams writes in The Australian

13
Jun
2018

Security challenges at the FIFA World Cup

Clive Williams writes in Sydney Morning Herald

11
Jun
2018

Special forces case could forge new legal territory, experts say

David Letts speaks to The Canberra Times

Research theme:
13
May
2018

Paris knife attacks

Clive Williams interviewed by Ten Eyewitness News

Upcoming events

01
Nov
2018

Twenty-first Geoffrey Sawer Lecture - Eyes on the spies: Why and how?

Margaret Stone
6.00PM to 7.00PM
  • The Hon Margaret Stone FAAL, Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security

Over the centuries, governments, whether royal sovereigns or sovereign states, have relied on spies to reinforce their power and security. 

Past events

No past events found.

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