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Professor Margaret Allars

BA(Hons), LLB(Hons) (Sydney), DPhil (Oxon)

Elected: 1998

Discipline: Law

Specialisation: Administrative law, government law, public health law, legal theory, citizenship


Professor Margaret Allars holds a personal chair in the Faculty of Law, The University of Sydney. She specialises in administrative law, constitutional law, legal theory and public health law. She is currently completing an ARC funded project on citizenship law and theory.


  • Appointed by the federal government to chair the National Inquiry into the Use of the Pituitary Hormones in Australia and Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease
  • Chair, National Pituitary Hormones Advisory Council 1995-96
  • Member, Rules Committee of the Administrative Decisions Tribunal of New South Wales 1999-2000
  • part-time Commissioner Law Reform Commission of New South Wales, 2000.


Contact Information

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