Dr Kathleen Liddell

  • Dr Kathleen Liddell

Senior Fellow (Melbourne Law Masters)
University of Cambridge, United Kingdom


Kathleen Liddell is Herchel Smith Senior Lecturer of Intellectual Property (IP) Law in the University of Cambridge’s Faculty of Law. She is also the Founding Director of the Cambridge Centre for Law, Medicine and Life Sciences (LML), and an integral member of the Cambridge Centre for IP and Information Law (CIPIL). Dr Liddell’s career began at the University of Melbourne where she completed a Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Science. Following a Masters of Bioethics at Monash University, she undertook her doctorate in law at the University of Oxford, before settling in Cambridge. In addition to substantial experience in academia, Dr Liddell has worked in private legal practice and in the civil service. Her research focuses on health, medicine and society, with the aim of understanding and improving the legal frameworks that govern and support innovation and emerging technologies in this field.


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