Kirsty Anantharajah

Research Associate at ANU School of Regulation and Global Governance (RegNet), Australian National University

I am lawyer, academic and researcher. I have been involved in research projects relevant to asylum seekers and refugees in Australia. I also specialise in gender based violence in South Asian conflict, and have published on this topic, including Chapter 2 ‘Crisis of Legal
indeterminacy’ (co-authored with
Kishali Pinto-Jayawardena) in
Kumari Jayawardena and Kishali
Pinto-Jayawardena The Search for
Justice: The Sri Lanka Papers
(Zubaan Books: 2016)

Experience

  • –present
    Research Associate at ANU School of Regulation and Global Governance (RegNet) , Australian National University

Education

  • 2015 
    ANU, Arts/Law (Honours I) GDLP- admitted as a solicitor at the ACT Supreme Court