Dean and Senior Management

Monash Law is overseen by our Dean and a team of other Monash staff members, including Directors, Convenors, Academic Advisors, Chairs, and Group Managers. You’ll find details of the Monash Law academic staff below.


Professor Bryan Horrigan
Executive Assistant: Ms Nava Boustead

Associate Deans

Associate Dean, Academic Resourcing - Internal Staff: Associate Professor Melissa Castan

Associate Dean, Research: Professor Andrew Mitchell

Associate Dean, Education: Associate Professor Luke Beck

Associate Dean, Experiential Education: Professor Jeff Giddings

Associate Dean, International: Professor Jonathan Clough

Associate Dean, Engagement: Professor Stephen Barkoczy


Director, Indigenous, Equity & Diversity: Dr Caroline Henckels

Director, LLB (Honours): Associate Professor Gerry Nagtzaam

Acting Director, JD: Dr Eric Windholz

Director, Graduate Studies Program (LLM): Associate Professor Heli Askola

Director, HDR: Associate Professor Julie Debeljak

Director, Academic Resources, External: Associate Professor Gaye Lansdell

Directors, CLARS: Professor Jennifer Hill

Director, ACJI: Associate Professor Genevieve Grant

Director, Castan Centre: Professor Kevin Bell

Director, ELEOS Justice: Associate Professor Mai Sato

Director, Academic Timetable: Bronwyn Shields


Honours: Dr Richard Joyce and Dr Joanna Kyriakakis

High Achievers' Program: Dr Mel Marquis

Law Review:  Dr Richard Joyce and Dr Yee-Fui Ng

Malaysia Program: Associate Professor Karinne Ludlow

Mooting, Advocacy and Dispute Resolution: William Lye; Deputy Convenor: Associate Professor Jacqui Horan

Prato Program:  Dr Tania Penovic

Faculty Research Centres

The Australian Centre for Justice Innovation (ACJI)
Director: Dr Genevieve Grant

Castan Centre for Human Rights Law
Director: Professor Kevin Bell

Centre for Commercial Law and Regulatory Studies
Director: Professor Jennifer Hill

Research Groups

Law, Health and Wellbeing

Feminist Legal Studies Group
Co-convenors: A/Prof Janice Richardson and A/Prof Becky Batagol

Transnational Criminal Law Group
Convenor: Professor Liz Campbell

Eleos Justice
Director: Professor Mai Sato


Clinical Advisory Board: Professor Jeff Giddings

Coordinator Executive Education Programs:

Faculty General Manager

Faculty General Manager: Ms Fiona Bygraves

Group Managers

Education Services: Mr Mike Neuzerling

Finance and Resources: Ms Gab Webb

Research Services: Mr John Rabling

Clinical Extension Program: Ms Melissa Fletcher