Dean and senior management

Monash Law is overseen by our Dean and a team of other Monash staff members, including Directors, Convenors, Academic Advisors, Chairs, and Group Managers. You’ll find details of the Monash Law academic staff below.

Dean

Professor Bryan Horrigan
Personal Assistant: Ms Lyn White

Associate Deans

Associate Dean (Education) Associate Professor Melissa Castan
Deputy Associate Dean (Education): Associate Professor Luke Beck

Associate Dean (Experiential Learning): Professor Jeff Giddings
Deputy Associate Dean (Experiential Learning): Associate Professor Rachel Spencer

Associate Dean (Research): Professor Jean Allain
Deputy Associate Dean (Research): Professor Daniel Fitzpatrick

Associate Dean (Academic Resourcing): Professor Marilyn Pittard
Deputy Associate Dean (Academic Resourcing): Dr Sharon Rodrick

Associate Dean (International): Professor Jonathan Clough
Deputy Associate Dean (International and Engagement): Dr Tania Penovic

Associate Dean (Engagement): Professor Stephen Barkoczy
Deputy Associate Dean (Engagement): Associate Professor Normann Witzleb

Directors

Director LLB: Dr Stephen Gray
Deputy:  Associate Professor Karinne Ludlow

Director LLM: Professor Moira Paterson
Deputy: Associate Professor Heli Askola

Director JD: Professor Ann Monotti
Deputy: Dr Lisa Spagnolo

Director HDR: Associate Professor Patrick Emerton
Deputy: Dr Joanna Kyriakakis

Director Equity and Social Inclusion: Professor Paula Gerber

Director Work Integrated Learning Programs: Associate Professor Ross Hyams

Director Monash Law Clinics: Associate Professor Rachel Spencer

Director Springvale Monash Legal Service: Dr Kathryn James (Acting)

Convenors

FLAP: Associate Professor Adiva Sifras

Honours: Professor Graeme Hodge

High Achievers' Program: Dr Susan Barkehall-Thomas

Law Review:  Dr Richard Joyce and Dr Yee-Fui Ng

Legal Practice Programs: Associate Professor Adiva Sifris

Malaysia Program: Dr Nadir Hosen

Mooting, Advocacy and Dispute Resolution: William Lye; Deputy Convenor: Associate Profesor Jacqui Horan

Prato Program:  Professor Marilyn Pittard

Faculty Research Centres

The Australian Centre for Justice Innovation (ACJI)
Director: Dr Genevieve Grant

Castan Centre for Human Rights Law
Director: Professor Sarah Joseph
Deputy Director: Assoc Professor Julie Debeljak

Centre for Commercial Law and Regulatory Studies
Director: Professor Daniel Fitzpatrick

Research Groups

Law, Health and Wellbeing

Feminist Legal Studies Group
Co-convenors: A/Prof Janice Richardson and A/Prof Becky Batagol

Criminal Law Group
Convenor: Professor Liz Campbell

Sustainable Legal Practice Research Group
Convenor: Professor Jeff Giddings

Chairs

Clinical Advisory Board: Professor Jeff Giddings

Coordinator Executive Education Programs:

Faculty General Manager

Faculty General Manager: Ms Fiona Bygraves

Group Managers

Education Services: Mr Mike Neuzerling

Marketing and Engagement: Ms Kathy Ilott

Finance and Resource:

Research Services: Mr John Rabling

Experiential Education:  Ms Melissa Fletcher