Professor Carolyn Sutherland

Head, Department of Business Law and Taxation

Professor Rob Hyndman

Professor Carolyn Sutherland is the Head of the Department of Business Law and Taxation at Monash Business School. She was previously Deputy Head of Department and Director of the Labour, Equality and Human Rights Research Group (LEAH) from 2016 to 2020. Carolyn's research focuses on the influence of law on employers and workers. She has a particular interest in empirical and interdisciplinary methods. Carolyn is the lead Chief Investigator on an Australian Research Council Discovery project (2019-2022) which is investigating the formal and informal regulation of labour disputes in Indonesia, the Philippines and Vietnam.

Carolyn is also highly regarded for her innovations in teaching and is the recipient of national and university awards for Outstanding Contributions to Student Learning.


Phone:+61 (3) 9903 2380
Campus: Caulfield