Samantha Hepburn teaches in mining and energy law, property and land law, native title, and environmental property including: water rights, indigenous environmental law, and the propertisation of carbon interests
Her research interests also include unconventional gas regulation, and climate change jurisprudence.
Samantha has taught and researched at Monash, the Australian National University and Deakin University. Samantha has published extensively in her area of research. She has just written a book for Cambridge University Press on Mining and Energy Law and Policy in Australia.
She has also written in the US on unconventional gas regulation and carbon capture sequestration regulation.