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Professor Hilary Charlesworth AM

BA, LLB (Melbourne), SJD (Harvard)

Elected: 2003

Discipline: Law

Specialisation: international law, human rights law, feminist theory


Hilary Charlesworth is Melbourne Laureate Professor in the Melbourne Law School at the University of Melbourne. She is a member of the ARC College of Experts, Co-Editor of the Australian Year Book of International Law and a member of the Board of Editors of the American Journal of International Law.


  • Hilary Charlesworth and Christine Chinkin (2004) Regulatory Frameworks in International Law, In Regulating Law. (eds.). Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  • Hilary Charlesworth (2004) The High Court and Human Rights, In Centenary Essays for the High Court of Australia. Peter Cane (eds.). Sydney: Lexis/Nexis Butterworths.
  • Hilary Charlesworth (2002) International LAw: A Discipline of Crisis, Modern Law Review.
  • Hilary Charlesworth and Christine Chinkin (2000) The Boundaries of International Law. Manchester: Manchester University Press.


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