Director of the Australian Human Rights Institute; Professor of Law, UNSW

Professor Louise Chappell is based in the Law School UNSW Sydney where she is the Director of the Australian Human Rights Institute. Louise's research focuses on institutional gender justice in local, national and international settings.


  • 2013–present
    Visiting Fellow, SPSS-IASH University of Edinburgh
  • 2010–present
    Professor, School of Social Science, University of New South Wales


  • 1998 
    University of Sydney, PhD

Grants and Contracts

  • 2010
    Gender Justice and the International Criminal Court
    Chief Investigator
    Funding Source:
    Australian Research Council