Criminal Law; Criminal Procedure; Criminal Law theory; Criminal law history; Mental incapacity in criminal law

Summary

Dr Loughnan welcomes enquiries from students who wish to research in areas related to her research areas: Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, Criminal Law theory, Criminal law history and Mental incapacity in criminal law.

Supervisor(s)

Professor Arlie Loughnan

Research Location

Sydney Law School

Program Type

Masters/PHD

Synopsis

Dr Loughnan supervises students undertaking research on Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, Criminal Law theory, Criminal law history and Mental incapacity in criminal law.

Additional Information

Examples of PhD, Masters and Honours theses suprevised (completed and in progress) include the following:

  • Patterns of Section 32 Usage for People with Mental Health Disorders and Cognitive Disabilities in the NSW Criminal Justice System;
  • Rough Justice in the Counter-World? Procedural Protections of the Accused in the Summary Jurisdiction;
  • Civil and Criminal Property Forfeiture
  • Criminal Justice in the High Court

If proposed studies adopt inter-disciplinary approaches, candidates are expected to possess solid and extensive research skills in the relevant area, alongside legal research skills. Interested students must hold an Hons 1 or equivalent degree.

Scholarships may be available for PG research students, e.g. APA/UPA. Visit Scholarhsips Office website for further information.
 

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Keywords

Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, Criminal Law theory, Criminal law history, Mental incapacity in criminal law

Opportunity ID

The opportunity ID for this research opportunity is: 1515

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