Associate Lecturer in Law, University of Newcastle

Dani Larkin is a Bundjalung woman from northern New South Wales and an Associate Lecturer in law at the University of Newcastle. Dani has worked as a lawyer in a number of different area's of law for several government agencies. Since becoming an academic, her research focuses on:

- Electoral law and policy reform;
-International human rights law;
-Indigenous people and Australia's criminal justice system
- Indigenous cultural identity;
-Indigenous political participation;
-Self-determination; and
-Comparative constitutional law.


  • 2020–present
    Associate lecturer, University of Newcastle
  • 2016–2019
    Semester Teaching Fellow, Bond University


  • 2016 
    Bond University, Masters of Laws Degree Specializing in Corporate and Commercial Law and Practice
  • 2014 
    College of Law, Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice
  • 2013 
    Griffith University, Bachelor of Laws Degree