Dr Ben Golder 

Dr Ben Golder 2005 Menzies Scholar in Law


BA (English literature) First Class Hons

LLB (2004), University of New South Wales. Awarded the University Medal.

PhD in legal theory, Birkbeck College, University of London.

Current position

Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Law, University of New South Wales.

Career history

Ben taught law at the University of East London, University College London, Birkbeck College and New York University in London.

Research Interests

Legal and social theory (particularly critical, feminist and post-structuralist approaches to law), legal philosophy, criminal law and public law (particularly critical approaches to counter-terrorist law and capital punishment) and critical and historical approaches to contemporary human rights discourse.