Adjunct Appointments

Adjunct appointees are individuals whose appointment to the academic staff will enhance the teaching and/or research profile of the School of Law and Justice and Southern Cross University as well as stimulate cooperation between the School and other members of academic, business and professional communities.

Adjunct appointees enrich the School’s visibility, networks, research and teaching culture.

These positions are reserved for individuals of superior achievement and distinction in their primary professional endeavors and who have been recognised by peers as outstanding in their fields.


Name Location
Dr Jane Anderson Assistant Professor of Anthropology, Museum Studies, NYU 
The Hon Mr Justice David Ashton-Lewis SC Former Justice of the High Court of Fiji
Associate Professor Greta Bird School of Law and Justice, SCU 
Professor Michele Bracher Goodwin Chancellor's Professor of Law, Director, Center for Biotechnology & Global Health Policy,
University of California Irvine School of Law
Professor Daniela Carpi Dept of English Studies, Faculty of Foreign Languages, University of Verona
Professor Andrew Clarke College of Law and Justice, Victoria University, Melbourne
Dr Allison Fish TC Beirne School of Law, University of Queensland
Associate Professor Susan Heinzelman Department of English and Centre for Women’s and Gender Studies, University of Texas at Austin 
Associate Professor Terry Hutchinson Visiting Fellow, Faculty of Law, QUT
The Hon Michael Kirby AC CMG The Hon Michael Kirby is an international jurist, educator and former judge.
Mr Chris McGrath Barrister
The Honourable Margaret McMurdo AC President of the Queensland Court of Appeal (Qld)
Professor Panu Minkkenen Professor of Jurisprudence, Faculty of Law, University of Helsinki, Finland
The Honourable Justice Brian Preston Chief Judge, Land and Environment Court of New South Wales
Ms Janelle Saffin Convenor of the Burma/Myanmar National Union Parliamentary Inaugural Human Rights Programme
Professor Renata Salecl Institute of Criminology, Faculty of Law, University of Ljubljana
Associate Professor Jill Stauffer Associate Professor and Director of Peace, Justice and Human Rights, Haverford College
The Honourable Justice Steven Strickland Appeals, Federal Family Court of Australia (Adelaide)
Professor Christopher Tomlins Elizabeth J. Boalt Professor of Law, Faculty of Law, University of California
Professor Karin Van Marle Department of Jurisprudence, University of Pretoria, South Africa
Professor Alison Young School of Social and Political Sciences,
Faculty of Arts, University of Melbourne