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Professor Carolyn Evans

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Carolyn Evans

Vice Chancellor & President
Office of the Vice Chancellor
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G34 2.17, Gold Coast Campus

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BIO

Professor Carolyn Evans graduated with degrees in Arts and Law from the University of Melbourne and a doctorate from Oxford where she studied as a Rhodes Scholar. Carolyn taught law at Oxford and Melbourne Universities. Prior to commencing at Griffith, Carolyn held the positions of Dean of Law, Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Graduate and International) and Deputy Provost at the University of Melbourne. Carolyn works in the areas of law and religion and human rights and has published and spoken on these issues around the world.

GRIFFITH UNIVERSITY APPOINTMENTS

  • Vice Chancellor and President
    Griffith University, Australia4 Feb 2019

ACADEMIC POSITIONS

  • Deputy Vice Chancellor (Graduate and International) and Deputy Provost
    University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia2017 - 2018
  • Dean and Harrison Moore Professor of Law
    University of Melbourne, Melbourne Law School, Melbourne, Australia2011 - 2017
  • Assistant Vice Chancellor (Advancement)
    University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia2016 - 2017
  • Harrison Moore Chair of Law
    University of Melbourne, Melbourne Law School, Melbourne, Australia2011
  • Professor
    University of Melbourne, Melbourne Law School, Melbourne, Australia2010 - 2017
  • Associate Dean (Research)
    University of Melbourne, Melbourne Law School, Melbourne, Australia2007 - 2010
  • Associate Professor
    University of Melbourne, Melbourne Law School, Melbourne, Australia2007 - 2009
  • Senior Lecturer
    University of Melbourne, Melbourne Law School, Melbourne, Australia2003 - 2006
  • Senior Fellow and Sessional Lecturer
    University of Melbourne, Melbourne Law School, Melbourne, Australia2000 - 2002
  • Deputy Director
    University of Melbourne, Centre for Comparative Constitutional Studies, Melbourne, Australia2004 - 2010
  • Lecturer in Law
    University of Oxford, Exeter College, Oxford, United Kingdom1997 - 1999

NON-ACADEMIC POSITIONS

  • Articled Clerk and Solicitor
    Blake Dawson Waldron1994 - 1995

DEGREES

  • Fulbright Senior Scholar
    American University, Washington D.C. and Emory University, Atlanta, United States
  • Rhodes Scholar (Victoria and Exeter)
    University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
  • Bachelor of Arts
    The University of Melbourne, Australia
  • Bachelor of Laws (Hons)
    The University of Melbourne, Australia

CERTIFICATIONS

  • Barrister and Solicitor
    Supreme Court of Victoria, Australia1995 - 1995

POSTGRADUATE TRAINING

  • Doctor of Philosophy
    Oxford University, United Kingdom