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Research Publications and Outputs

Recent Publications

Publications: 66 (Other: 66)

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Learning and Teaching

Current and Past Courses

  • Transit Justice &Rule of Law (5223LAW)
    Convenor, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 2, 2018.
  • Transit Justice &Rule of Law (5223LAW)
    Teacher, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 2, 2018.
  • Public International Law (5045LAW)
    Convenor, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 2, 2018.
  • Public International Law (5045LAW)
    Teacher, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 2, 2018.
  • Arts War and International Law (5329LAW)
    Convenor, In Person, Nathan Campus, Summer semester (Nov/Dec), 2018.
  • Arts War and International Law (5329LAW)
    Teacher, In Person, Nathan Campus, Summer semester (Nov/Dec), 2018.
  • Transitional Justice (7505LAW)
    Convenor, Online, Online, 4, 2018.
  • Transitional Justice (7505LAW)
    Teacher, Online, Online, 4, 2018.
  • Arts War and International Law (5329LAW)
    Convenor, In Person, South Bank Campus, Summer semester (Nov/Dec), 2018.
  • Arts War and International Law (5329LAW)
    Teacher, In Person, South Bank Campus, Summer semester (Nov/Dec), 2018.
  • Transit Justice &Rule of Law (5223LAW)
    Convenor, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 2, 2017.
  • Transit Justice &Rule of Law (5223LAW)
    Teacher, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 2, 2017.
  • Public International Law (5045LAW)
    Convenor, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 2, 2017.
  • Public International Law (5045LAW)
    Teacher, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 2, 2017.
  • Arts War and International Law (5329LAW)
    Convenor, In Person, Nathan Campus, Summer semester (Nov/Dec), 2017.
  • Arts War and International Law (5329LAW)
    Teacher, In Person, Nathan Campus, Summer semester (Nov/Dec), 2017.
  • Transitional Justice (7505LAW)
    Convenor, Online, Online, 2, 2017.
  • Transitional Justice (7505LAW)
    Teacher, Online, Online, 2, 2017.
  • Arts War and International Law (5329LAW)
    Convenor, In Person, South Bank Campus, Summer semester (Nov/Dec), 2017.
  • Arts War and International Law (5329LAW)
    Teacher, In Person, South Bank Campus, Summer semester (Nov/Dec), 2017.
  • Global Law (1028LAW)
    Convenor, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 2, 2016.
  • Global Law (1028LAW)
    Teacher, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 2, 2016.
  • Transit Justice &Rule of Law (5223LAW)
    Convenor, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 2, 2016.
  • Transit Justice &Rule of Law (5223LAW)
    Teacher, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 2, 2016.
  • Global Law (1028LAW)
    Convenor, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 2, 2016.
  • Global Law (1028LAW)
    Teacher, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 2, 2016.
  • Global Law (1028LAW)
    Convenor, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 2, 2015.
  • Global Law (1028LAW)
    Supervisor, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 2, 2015.
  • Global Law (1028LAW)
    Teacher, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 2, 2015.
  • Transit Justice &Rule of Law (5223LAW)
    Convenor, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 2, 2015.
  • Transit Justice &Rule of Law (5223LAW)
    Teacher, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 2, 2015.
  • Global Law (1028LAW)
    Convenor, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 2, 2015.
  • Global Law (1028LAW)
    Supervisor, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 2, 2015.
  • Global Law (1028LAW)
    Teacher, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 2, 2015.
  • Transnational Law (2004LAW)
    Convenor, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2014.
  • Transnational Law (2004LAW)
    Teacher, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2014.
  • Transnational Law (2004LAW)
    Convenor, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 1, 2014.
  • Transnational Law (2004LAW)
    Teacher, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 1, 2014.
  • Transnational Law (2004LAW)
    Convenor, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2012.
  • Transnational Law (2004LAW)
    Teacher, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2012.
  • Evidence (4022LAW)
    Convenor, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 2, 2012.
  • Transnational Law (2004LAW)
    Convenor, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 1, 2012.
  • Transnational Law (2004LAW)
    Teacher, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 1, 2012.
  • Evidence (4022LAW)
    Convenor, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 2, 2012.
  • Transnational Law (2004LAW)
    Convenor, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 1, 2011.
  • Evidence (4022LAW)
    Convenor, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 2, 2011.
  • Evidence (4022LAW)
    Teacher, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 2, 2011.
  • Transnational Law (2004LAW)
    Convenor, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 1, 2011.
  • Evidence (4022LAW)
    Convenor, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 2, 2011.
  • Evidence (4022LAW)
    Teacher, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 2, 2011.

Research by Higher Degree Supervision or Scholarship

Background

Bio

Olivera holds LLB from Nis University’s Law School (Serbia), LLM from Essex University (UK), MA from UN University for Peace (Costa Rica) and a PhD from Melbourne Law School. Since 2007, Olivera has also been Visiting Lecturer at the Centre for Interdisciplinary and Postgraduate Studies, University of Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina. Since 2012, Olivera has also been appointed Visiting Professor at the UN University for Peace (Costa Rica) Online Programme. Prior to undertaking her PhD, Olivera worked with a number of international organizations such as UNICEF and OSCE as a legal consultant with a particular expertise in trafficking in human beings. At present, Olivera is Series Editor of the Transitional Justice Book Series for Springer SBM, which was launched in 2011. There are five books in print or in progress for the series, covering topics such as the role of civil society groups and social movements, the role of art, theater and media and other grass-roots transitional justice mechanisms and initiatives, redress and reparation movements, transitional justice in the Balkans, rhetorical analysis of  the Greensboro Truth and Reconciliation Commission, and Justice and Economic Violence in Transition. Olivera’s research engages with international law, gender, crime and transitional justice from an interdisciplinary perspective. Olivera’s work has been published in both Serbian/Croatian/Bosnian and English.  

Education and Training

  • PhD Doctor Of Philosophy, University of Melbourne 2011