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Dr Allison Henry

Research Fellow, Australian Human Rights Institute, Faculty of Law & Justice, UNSW Sydney

Dr. Allison Henry is a Research Fellow with the Australian Human Rights Institute at the Faculty of Law & Justice at UNSW Sydney. She completed her thesis, 'Regulatory responses to addressing and preventing sexual assault and harassment in Australian university settings’, in May 2023. Allison's research interests include human rights, sexual violence, national and international politics, and the role of civil society. Allison has been Managing Editor of the Australian Journal of Human Rights since August 2020.


  • 2023–present
    Research Fellow, Australian Human Rights Institute, UNSW Sydney
  • 2018–2023
    PhD Scholar and Researcher, UNSW Sydney


  • 2023 
    UNSW Sydney, PhD
  • 2006 
    Australian National University, Master of International Law
  • 2000 
    University of Sydney, Master of International Studies
  • 1993 
    Macquarie University, Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Laws