A sincere thank you to the participating HDRs and Academics who made the HDR Law Retreat such a collaborative, informative and enjoyable day. Indeed there was a wonderful vibe and we are sincerely appreciative of the collective wisdom, generosity and humour provided to us from the Academics and the Honourable Justice Sam Doyle. A special thank you to Dr Sylvia Villios (HDR Coordinator), Khadhraa and Justine who did a lot of work behind the scenes to ensure the success of the day. Also, a special mention to HDRs Julie (Brisbane) and Catherine (Sydney) who travelled long distances to be with us too.
Session topics included:
“PhD’s, Academia and Leadership” by Adelaide Law School Dean: Professor Melissa de Zwart and Professor Christopher Symes.
“PhD by Publication” ➢ A/Prof Jodie Conduit
‘Legal writing: Why do we write ? And who is our audience ?’
Academic Panel Forum – “… all things HDR, anor”
Dr Sylvia Villios: Facilitator
➢ Professor Suzanne De Mire
➢ Dr Anna Olijnyk
➢ Dr David Plater
➢ A/Prof Bernadette Richards
➢ Professor Dale Stephens
➢ Professor Christopher Symes
The Dean of Graduate Studies and Pro Vice-Chancellor; former Dean, Adelaide Law School Professor John Williams closed the retreat.