Academic of the Year

Principal Partner


Virginia Marshall

Inaugural Indigenous Postdoctoral Fellow




Charles Sturt University, BVocEd
University of Wollongong, BA (Hons.), LLB, GDLP, Grad Cert in Laws (Crim Prac);
Australian National University, LLM;
Macquarie University, PhD Law;

Criminal, Intellectual property, Native title, Water Law

Doctor of Philosophy (Law);
Master of Laws;
Bachelor of Laws;
Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice;
Graduate Certificate in Laws (Criminal Practice);
Bachelor of Arts (Honours);
Bachelor of Vocational Education and Training

Law Society of NSW, Women Lawyers NSW

ANU Human Research Ethics Committee: Committee Member;
AIATSIS Research Ethics Committee (on secondment from ANU);
Australian Studies Institute, Advisory Board Member;
Tropical Indigenous Ethnobotany Centre, Cultural Advisor;
Indigenous Peoples Organisation (Australia); expert and ACT champion;
Panel Adviser & Team Member, Prof. R Quentin Grafton, ARC Laureate;
Australian Research Council, Detailed Assessor (2020) IN21 & LP20R1

Convening and teaching “Indigenous Australians and the Law” LAWS4238 for the ANU College of Law.

Over 100 hours