Professor Melissa de Zwart

 Position Dean of Law
 Org Unit Law School
 Email melissa.dezwart@adelaide.edu.au
 Telephone +61 8 8313 5172
 Location Floor/Room 5 11 ,  Ligertwood Building ,   North Terrace
  • Biography/ Background

    For a full research profile see:

    http://researchers.adelaide.edu.au/profile/melissa.dezwart

    Prior to joining academia, Melissa was Legal Manager, CSIRO, where she specialised in technology transfer and licensing of intellectual property. Melissa taught in the undergraduate and postgraduate programmes at Monash University for 13 years, and has a special interest in copyright, digital technology, social networking, virtual communities and online games.

  • Qualifications

    BA (Hons), LL B (Hons), LL M (Melb), Ph D (Monash), Grad Cert Higher ED (Monash)

  • Research Interests

    Regulation and commercialisation of technology including, copyright, internet law, digital technology, content regulation, social networking, governance of online environments, digital identity, new media, popular culture and outer space.

  • Publications

    For a full list of publications see:

    http://researchers.adelaide.edu.au/profile/melissa.dezwart

  • Professional Associations

    Member, Classifications Review Board

    Member, Copyright Society of Australia

    Member, IPSANZ

    Advisory Board, Virtual Policy Network

  • Media Expertise

    CategoriesLaw, Crime & Justice, Media & Journalism
    Expertisesocial networking; online media; virtual worlds; online games; copyright
    NotesBoard Member, Classification Review Board Member,Copyright Council Expert Advisory Group Member, Virtual Policy Network

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Entry last updated: Sunday, 15 Jul 2018

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