Cameron is Professor and Head of School for the School of Law, Society and Criminology at UNSW Law & Justice. He is the former director of the Connected Waters Initiative and a member of the Global Water Institute, UNSW Sydney. He was also a member of The Australian Panel of Experts on Environmental Law (APEEL). Cameron publishes widely in the areas of environmental law, natural resources law, energy law and water law, with a focus on regulation and governance. Within these fields, he has examined issues of compliance and enforcement, environmental security, resilience and collaborative governance.