Dr Adiva Sifris is a graduate of the University of the Witwatersrand South Africa and Monash University Australia. After practising as a family lawyer in South Africa and Australia, Dr Sifris moved into academia at Monash University where she teaches family law.
She is also the Convenor of the Family Law Assistance Program at Monash Law Clinic - Clayton.
Dr Sifris has written widely in the area of family law and is the author of several books and journal articles.
She is currently conducting research relating to the mental health and well-being of law students.