Higher Degree by Research (HDR) candidates

Deakin School of Law HDR students

Name Topic Candiditure Supervisor
Sams Uddin Ahmed Tax compliance (in Bangladesh context) from angle of compliance, theories of regulation, fiduciary relationships between govt and citizens Doctor of Philosophy (international) Principal: Dr John Morss
Stephanos Alevras Solvency, Liquidty and Capital Maintenance: Australian Reform in International Context Doctor of Philosophy (domestic)

Principal: Prof Jean du Plessis

Associate: Prof Louis De Koker

Theodosios Alexander A Rational Approach to Sentencing White Collar Crime Offenders Doctor of Philosophy (domestic)

Principal: Prof Mirko Bagaric

Associate: Prof Louis De Koker

Edvard Alstergren Pro Bono Law in Victoria - Time to improve it Doctor of Philosophy (domestic)

Principal: Prof Mirko Bagaric

Rachel Carter

Catastrophic Risk Insurance in Australia

Doctor of Philosophy (domestic)

Principal: Prof Danuta Mendelson

Associate: Prof Mirko Bagaric

Academic Advisor: Dr Michael, Senior Fellow, ANU, College of Law

Vivek Chandra

Energy resources in disputed regions: Evaluation of international law and recommendations for South China Sea

Doctor of Philosophy (domestic)

Principal: Dr John Morss

Associate: A/Prof Elizabeth Adeney

Associate: A/Prof Peter Badenhorst

Sharon Erbacher Claims in the law of negligence by criminal plaintiffs Doctor of Philosophy (domestic)

Principal: Prof Mirko Bagaric

Associate: Prof Danuta Mendelson

Associate: Dr John Morss

Rami Hanegbi Retirement Policy in and Ageing Society Doctor of Philosophy (domestic)

Principal: Prof Mirko Bagaric

Associate: Prof Danuta Mendelson

Associate: Prof Christoph Antons

Peter Thomas Jurkovsky Patient autonomy in pre-hospital care: Harmonisation of laws in Australia Master of Laws (domestic) Principal: Prof Danuta Mendelson
Victoria Lambropoulos Re-thinking the Employer's Summary Dismissal Doctor of Philosophy (domestic)

Principal: Prof Mirko Bagaric

Associate: A/Prof Dan Meagher

Associate: Prof Christoph Antons

Carol Newlands Role of the medico-legal expert in personal injury litigation Doctor of Philosophy (domestic)

Principal: Prof Danuta Mendelson

Associate: Prof Mirko Bagaric

Associate: Prof Christoph Antons

Jane Sheridan O'Callaghan Attention Politicians: Its time for a real education revolution Doctor of Philosophy (domestic)

Principal: Prof Mirko Bagaric

Dr. Luis Enrique Osuna Sanchez Procedural justice and responsive regulation as promoters of taxpayers' wellbeing Doctor of Philosophy (international) Principal: Dr John Morss
Athula Pathinayake Refugee status and character exclusions: time for a rational approach Doctor of Philosophy (domestic)

Principal: Prof Mirko Bagaric

Associate: A/Prof Elizabeth Adeney

Associate: Mr Daniel Meagher

Krystyne Pniewski The Efficacy of Rehabilitation Programs for Offenders Doctor of Philosophy (domestic)

Principal: Prof Mirko Bagaric

Associate: Prof Danuta Mendelson

Richard Polkinghorn Retrospective study of applications made to Victorian Civil & Administrative Tribunal Doctor of Philosophy (domestic) Principal: Prof Danuta Mendelson
George Raitt Misuse of Market Power and the Hypothetical Competitive Market Standard Doctor of Philosophy (domestic)

Principal: Prof Danuta Mendelson

Associate: Prof Jean du Plessis

Carmen Maria-Francesca Randazzo The Illusion that is the Defence of Mental Impairment in the Summary Jurisdiction Doctor of Philosophy (domestic)

Principal: Prof Mirko Bagaric

Associate: Prof Danuta Mendelson

Associate: Dr John Morss

Mark Turkington The Role of the Financial Institutions in the FATF Regime Doctor of Philosophy (domestic)

Principal: Prof Louis De Koker

Associate: Prof Jean du Plessis

Lidia Xynas Climate change mitigation: What is the most effective global approach Doctor of Philosophy

Principal: A/Prof Samantha Hepburn

Associate: Prof Mirko Bagaric

Associate: Prof Jean du Plessis

Ms Syeda Rafia Zaman Environmental degradation and violation of human rights Master of Laws (international)

Principal: Dr John Morss

Associate: Dr Claudio Bozzi

Deakin staff completing HDR research at other institutions

Name Topic Candiditure Supervisor
Oscar Roos The Constitutionalisation of Jurisdictional Error Doctor of Juridical Science Principal: Professor Jeffrey Goldsworthy, Monash University
Ben Hayward Arbitral Discretion in Resolving Conflicts of Laws Doctor of Philosophy Professor Jeffrey Waincymer, Monash University

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