Professor and Associate Dean (Research), University of Melbourne

Tania Voon is Professor and Associate Dean (Research) at Melbourne Law School and a former Legal Officer of the WTO’s Appellate Body Secretariat. She has previously practised law with the Australian Government Solicitor and Mallesons Stephen Jaques and has taught law in Australia, Canada and the US. The recipient of three major current grants from the Australian Research Council and the Australian National Preventive Health Agency, she has published extensively on international economic law and is Editorial Board Member of the Journal of International Economic Law. Tania has a PhD in Law from Cambridge and an LLM from Harvard.

Experience

  • 2013–present
    Professor, Melbourne Law School, The University of Melbourne
  • 2009–2012
    Associate Professor, Melbourne Law School, The University of Melbourne
  • 2006–2008
    Senior Lecturer, Melbourne Law School, The University of Melbourne
  • 2003–2005
    Legal Officer, World Trade Organization
  • 1998–2000
    Solicitor, Mallesons Stephen Jaques (now King & Wood Mallesons)
  • 1997–1998
    Articled Clerk then Solicitor, Australian Government Solicitor

Education

  • 2006 
    University of Cambridge, Faculty of Law, PhD
  • 2001 
    Harvard Law School, LLM
  • 2000 
    Melbourne Law School, The University of Melbourne, Grad Dip Intl L
  • 1997 
    Melbourne Law School, The University of Melbourne, LLB (First Class Honours)
  • 1997 
    The University of Melbourne, BSc