Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Disability Research Initiative, University of Melbourne

Dr. Gooding has a research background in law, history and political sciences. His research interests include disability justice and mental health law and policy, with a special focus on the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. Piers has been involved in legal capacity law and policy reform in a number of countries and is currently a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Melbourne Social Equity Institute, University of Melbourne. His book, 'A time to decide: Human Rights, Mental health and the Law' (Cambridge University Press), is forthcoming.

Experience

  • –present
    Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Disability Research Initiative, University of Melbourne

Education

  • 2014 
    Monash (Law), PhD