Benjamin Hayward - BCom/LLB 2007 and GCertHE 2011
Deakin Young Alumni of the Year Award for outstanding service and achievement in their profession
In recognition of his outstanding commitment to research and teaching in the School of Law
Mr Hayward won the Faculty of Business and Law's Early Career Teacher Award in 2010 and is a rising academic star at Deakin.
An Associate Lecturer with Deakin's School of Law since 2008, Ben Hayward teaches a number of undergraduate and postgraduate units and is a Unit Chair in a number of these subjects.
A research active staff member of the School of Law, Mr Hayward has already been published in many journals globally, culminating in an invitation to take part in an international legal research collaborative project run by the prestigious Vis Moot Alumni Association.
Mr Hayward is currently the coach and coordinator of one of Deakin's student mooting teams and has achieved some excellent results particularly internationally in the Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot in Hong Kong and Vienna.