ALC Graduate Research Students

Current Graduate Research Students

Name Supervisor(s) Thesis Title Expected Year of Completion
Ms Dewi Apsari Professor Tim Lindsey
Professor Jeremy Gans
International Crime Cooperation in Extradition between Indonesia and Australia 2017
Mr Rifqi Sjarief Assegaf Professor Tim Lindsey The Role of Previous Supreme Court Decisions ("Yurisprudensi") as a Source of Law and Tools to Create Legal Consistency: A Study on Indonesian Supreme Court Decisions in Corruption Cases 2018
Ms Anisa Buckley Professor Abdullah Saeed (Asia Institute)
Professor Tim Lindsey
Muslim Women, Law and the Challenges of Securing a 'Complete' Divorce: The Australian Experience  2016
Mr Matthew Busch Professor Tim Lindsey Indonesia as a Weak State: Authority and Competition in Post-Suharto Indonesia 2018
Ms Faye Chan Professor Tim Lindsey
Dr Kate McGregor (Arts)
Citizenship vs. Alienage and the Intersectionality of Law, Race and Gender: The Legal Status of Chinese Indonesian Women, 1930-2014 2018
Mr Hailegabriel Gedecho Feyissa Professor Pip Nicholson
Dr Jenny Beard     
The Ethiopian Civil Code at its Fifty: A Historical and Legal View from Inside 2017
Mr Andrew Godwin Professor Sarah Biddulph
Professor Michael Bryan
Professor Sean Cooney     
The Relevance of Traditional Proprietary Rights to the Reform of Rural Land Rights in China 2017
Ms Carolyn Graydon Professor Tim Lindsey
Professor Dianne Otto    
Valuing Women in Timor Leste: the Need to Address Domestic Violence by Reforming Customary Law Approaches while Improving State Justice 2016
Ms Samantha Hinderling (on Leave of Absence) Professor Pip Nicholson
Professor Tim Lindsey
Dr Livingston Armytage (University of Sydney)     
A New Paradigm for Meaningful Evaluation of International Legal Development: The Recipients' Perspective 2021
Ms Josi Khatarina Professor Tim Lindsey In Search of a Governance Institution Model for Land Based Licensing under Indonesia’s Decentralization Laws and Regulations 2018
Mr Joseph Kikonyogo Professor Tania Voon
Professor Pip Nicholson     
Africa and the Ailing Promise of the Doha Development Agenda in the WTO Negotiations on Agriculture 2017
Mr Jonathan Kolieb Professor Gerry Simpson
Professor Andrew Mitchell
Professor Sean Cooney
Corporate Sustainable Peace-building: Enhancing the Role of the Private Sector in Conflict 2017
Ms Sally Low Professor Pip Nicholson
Professor David Chandler
A Legal History of the French Protectorate in Cambodia: 1863 to 1953 2017
Mr Nan Luo Professor Richard Garnett, Professor Sarah Biddulph Developing a Model for Uniform Conflict of Laws Rules for Commercial Contracts within Greater China: Necessity and Possibilities 2018
Mr Michael McKenzie (ANU) Professor Veronica Taylor, Professor Tim Lindsey Rethinking International: Crime, Policy and Politics in Australia-Indonesian Relations 2018
Mr Nimmith Men Professor Sean Cooney
Professor David Chandler (Monash University, Arts)
Professor Pip Nicholson
The Development of Alternative Dispute Resolution in the Cambodian Civil Justice System 2016
Mr Jason Sze Chieh Ng Dr Amanda Whiting
Dr Kate McGregor (Arts)
Red Shadow: Malayan Communist Memoirs as Parallel Histories of Malaysia 2017
Ms Nguyen Vu Thu Trang Professor Pip Nicholson
Professor Sarah Biddulph
Constitutional Institutional Challenges to the Implementation of Case Law in Vietnam 2017
Ms Pham Lan Phuong Professor Pip Nicholson
Professor Sarah Biddulph
Human Rights Protection in Vietnam's Criminal Proceedings through the People's Procuracies' Supervision over Judicial Activities 2017
Ms Sonia Randhawa Dr Kate McGregor (Arts)
Dr Amanda Whiting     
What was the Role of Female Malay-language Print Journalists in Negotiating the Changes in the Portrayal of Women during the Process of Arabic Islamisation in Peninsular Malaysia between 1987 and 1998? 2018
Ms Jennifer Rowe Professor Tim McCormack
Professor Nick Crofts (Global Health)
Professor Sarah Biddulph
Professor Rob Moodie (Global Health)
Dr Nick Thomson (Global Health)
Human Rights and Harm Reduction Amongst Drug Dependent Populations in Cambodia 2015
Mr Dudi Rulliadi Professor Anne Orford
Professor Tim Lindsey
Professor Andrew Mitchell     
Indonesian Public-Private Partnerships (PPPs): A Legal Study on Private Sector Participation in Infrastructure Development in the Post ‘New-Order’ Era 2018
Ms Windy Triana Professor Tim Lindsey
Dr Farrah Ahmed
Schooling Judges: The Education of Religious Court Judges in Indonesia 2017

Past Graduate Research Students

Name Supervisor(s) Research Topics Year of Completion
Mr Stewart Fenwick Professor Tim Lindsey
Professor Abdullah Saeed (Asia Institute)
PhD (Law)
Is Rawlsian Liberalism Compatible with Islamic Thought? A Case Study of Religious Freedom in Post-Soeharto Indonesia
2015
Ms Rheny Pulungan Professor Tim Lindsey
Professor Andrew Mitchell
PhD (Law)
The Shortcomings of International Law on Piracy and Maritime Terrorism: Options for Strengthening Maritime Security in the
Malacca Strait
2015
Mr Peter Dirou Professor Tim Lindsey
Associate Professor Shaun McVeigh
Associate Professor Sundhya Pahuja
PhD (Law)
Food Security, Law and Development: Insights from the Indonesian Development Experience
2014
Mr Hai Ha Do Professor Pip Nicholson
Professor Sean Cooney     
PhD (Law)
The Dynamics of Legal Transplantation: Regulating Industrial Conflicts in Post-Doi Moi Vietnam
2016
Mr Imran Lum Professor Tim Lindsey
Professor Abdullah Saeed
PhD (Law and Asia Institute)
Negotiating the Prohibition of Riba: Australian and British Muslim Attitudes Towards Conventional and Islamic Banking
2014
Ms Jessica Melvin Professor Tim Lindsey
Dr Kate McGregor (Arts)
Dr Steven Welch (Arts)
PhD (Law)
The 1965 Mass Killings in Aceh
2014
Ms Wendy Ng Professor Sean Cooney
Professor Caron Beaton-Wells
PhD (Law)
Stepping Through the Looking Glass: China's Anti-Monopoly Law on its Own Terms
2014
Mr Richard Powell Professor Joe LoBianco (Arts)
Dr Amanda Whiting
PhD (Education, Linguistics)
Vernacularising the Law: Malaysia's Bilingual Policy as a Model for Postcolonial Common Law Systems
2014
Adv Andy Schmulow Professor Tim Lindsey
Associate Professor Charles Coppel
PhD (Law)
Problems Associated with Prudential Regulatory Enforcement in the Indonesian Banking Sector
2014
Mr Hao Zhang Professor Lee Godden
Professor Sarah Biddulph
PhD (Law)
Legal Risks of Payment Scheme of Carbon Trade and its Judicial Remedy in China
2014
Mrs Nurhidayah Muhammad Hashim Professor Tim Lindsey
Professor Abdullah Saeed
PhD (Law)
Maintenance for Children after Divorce in Syaria and Civil Practice in Malaysia: What Malaysia can Learn from Australia's Child Support Scheme 
2013
Ms Helen Pausacker Professor Tim Lindsey
Professor Abdullah Saeed
PhD (Law)
Morality and the Nation: Law, Pornography and Indonesia's Islamic Defenders Front
2013
Ms Hajrah Saboor Professor Carolyn Evans
Dr Amanda Whiting
PhD (Law)
Pakistan's Islamic Identity, its Blasphemy Law and the International Law of Human Rights
2013
Ms Maria Bhatti Professor Tim Lindsey LLM
Taxation of Islamic Finance in Australia
2012
Ms Nur Hidayah Professor Tim Lindsey
Professor Abdullah Saeed
PhD (Law)
Feminising Islam in Contemporary Indonesia: The Role of Progressive Muslim Women's Organisations
2012
Mr Jimmy Mao Professor Sean Cooney
Professor Richard Mitchell (Monash University)
Professor Chris Arup (Monash University)
PhD (Monash University)
The Evolution of China's Pension Programs: Limited Coverage and Regulatory Responsiveness
2012
Ms Sofie Arjon Schuette Professor Howard Dick
Professor Tim Lindsey
Professor Peter Verhezen
PhD (Law)
Institutional Change and Anti-Corruption Strategies in Indonesia since the Regime Change in 1998
2012
Ms Melissa Crouch Professor Tim Lindsey
Dr Amanda Whiting
Phd (Law)
The regulation of religious diversity: The legal boundaries of religious activity in the context of Muslim-Christian relations in post-Suharto Indonesia
2011
Mr Saw Tiong Guan Professor Andrew Kenyon
Dr Amanda Whiting
PhD (Law)
The Final Cut: Film Censorship in Malaysia, Hong Kong and Australia
2011
Ms Susi Dwi Harijanti Professor Cheryl Saunders
Professor Tim Lindsey
PhD (Law)
The Indonesian Ombudsman System and Good Governance 2000-2005
2011
Ms Dina Afrianty Professor Tim Lindsey
Professor Michael Leigh
PhD (Asia Institute)
Responses of Local Women's NGOs to Sharia Implementation in Post-Conflict Aceh: Case Studies of Women's Network for Policy Reform (JPUK)
2010
Dr Jeremy Kingsley Professor Tim Lindsey
Professor Abdullah Saeed
PhD (Law)
Tuan Guru, community and conflict in Lombok, Indonesia
2010
Ms Phoebe Wynn-Pope Professor Tim Lindsey
Professor Tim McCormack
PhD (Law)
The Responsibility to Protect Against Crimes Against Humanity and Genocide: Effective Operationalisation of the Principle
2010
Mr Guoqing (Michael) Liu Professor Michael Bryan
Professor Sarah Biddulph
The Role of Equity in Trusts Law: The Legislation and Application of the Chinese Trust Law 2009
Mr Minh Nut Duong Professor Pip Nicholson LLM by thesis (Law)
Commercial Dispute Resolution in the Vietnamese Economic Court
2009
Ms Jothie Rajah Professor Pip Nicholson
Professor Abdullah Saeed
Professor Thio Li-ann (National University of Singapore)
PhD (Law)
Constantly Colonised: Legal Containment of Minority Religious Legal Identities in Post-Colonial Singapore
2009
Ms Chenxia Shi Professor Tim Lindsey PhD (Law)
Political Determinants of Corporate Governance in China
2009
Mr Khalid Al-Azri Professor Tim Lindsey PhD (Law)
Development, Culture and the Dilemma of Equality in 'Modern' Omani Society: The Practice of Kafa'a in Marriage and Talaq
2008
Ms Amelia Fauzia Professor Sander Adelaar
Professor Arief Budiman
Professor Michael Leigh
PhD (Asia Institute)
Religious Philanthropy for Social Change: A Case Study of Zakat in Modern Indonesia
2008
Ms Elsie Alcordo Professor Michael Tilbury
Professor Pip Nicholson
SJD (Law)
First World Convention and Third World Corruption: The OECED Convention on Bribery in International Business Transactions and the Philippines
2007
Mr Simon Butt Professor Tim Lindsey PhD (Law)
Judicial Review in Indonesia: Between Civil Law and Accountability? A Study of Constitutional Court Decisions 2003 – 2005
2007
Ms Alice de Jonge Professor Tim Lindsey SJD (Law)
Media and Markets in Hong Kong and the People's Republic of China: Maintaining Corporate Standards in China's H-Share Market
2007
Ms Erica Harper Professor Tim Lindsey PhD (Law)
Constructing a Legal System in East Timor: Challenges to Introducing International Legal Norms and Principles into Post-conflict States Under UN Administration
2007
Mr Guoqing Liu Professor Sarah Biddulph
Professor Michael Bryan
PhD (Law)
The Role of Equity in Trusts Law: The Legislation and Application of the Chinese Trust Code
2007
Ms Kerstin Steiner Professor Tim Lindsey PhD (Law)
Are 'Asian Values' Universal? - International Discourses on Human Rights Policies
2007
Ms Elizabeth (Ann) Wardrop Professor Tim Lindsey PhD (Law)
Regulation of Insolvent Investor-Owned Essential Service Corporations
2007
Mr Nguyen Hien Quan Professor Tim Lindsey
Professor Pip Nicholson
PhD (Law)
Social Structures and Relational Contracts in the Vietnamese Market: Toward A Contract Law Theory
2006
Ms Nina Nurmila Professor Abdullah Saeed
Professor Tim Lindsey
PhD (Asia Institute)
Marriages in Contemporary Indonesia: 'Women's Perspectives'
2006
Mr Arskal Salim Professor Tim Lindsey PhD (Law)
Islamisation of Laws in a Modernising State: Sharia in Indonesia 1945-2005
2006
Mr Nandang Sutrisno Professor Tim Lindsey PhD (Law)
Dispute Settlement in the WTO and Developing Countries
2006
Mr Denny Indrayana Professor Cheryl Saunders
Professor Tim Lindsey
PhD (Law)
Indonesian Constitutional Reform 1999-2002: An Evaluation of Constitution-Making in Transition
2005
Ms Sarah Biddulph Professor Michael Dutton (Arts)
Professor Pip Nicholson
PhD (Law)
Controlling Detention for Investigation: Legal Accountability of the Chinese Public Security Organs
2004
Mr Budi Darmono Professor Tim Lindsey PhD (Law)
Adat and Land Law in a Plural System: A Study of Forestry Regulations and Indonesian 'Legal Development'
2004
Mr Ryad Chairil Professor Tim Lindsey PhD (Law)
The Indonesian Mineral Regime: A Model for the Future - Learning From Other Countries in Implementing Change
2003
Mr Yeow Choy Choong Professor Tim Lindsey
Professor Michael Tilbury
PhD (Law)
Summary Disposition in the New Procedural Landscape: Proposals for Reform in Malaysia
2003
Mr Sunseop Jung Professor Malcolm Smith PhD (Law)
Comparative Study on the Legal Aspects of Financial Derivatives
2002
Ms Kate McGregor Professor Tim Lindsey
Associate Professor Charles Coppel
PhD (Arts) 
The Military and History in Indonesia
2002
Ms Inge Resdiano Professor Tim Lindsey LLM (Law)
Corporate Governance in Indonesia, Singapore and Australia - A Comparison
2002
Mr Andrew Godwin Professor Sarah Biddulph LLM (Law)
The Emerging Theory Underpinning the Development of Mortgage Law in China
2001
Ms Pip Nicholson Professor Tim Lindsey PhD (Law)
Vietnamese Court Development Since 1945
2001
Mr Benny Tabalujan Professor Malcolm Smith
Professor Tim Lindsey
PhD (Law)
The Legal Framework of Corporate Governance in the Indonesian Stock Market: Implications for Shareholders and Foreign Investors
2001
Ms Stacey Steele Professor Veronica Taylor LLM (Law)
Litigation and Bankruptcy Law in Japan: Towards Modernity, Social Change and Reform?
2000