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Assoc Prof Lynda Crowley-Cyr

Assoc Prof Lynda Crowley-Cyr
Name Lynda Crowley-Cyr
Position Associate Professor (Law)
Section School of Law and Justice
Office Q421
Location Toowoomba Campus
Phone +61 7 4687 5647
Extension 5647
Email
Qualifications LLB QUT , GCertEd JCU , LLM JCU , PhD Sydney

Fields of Research (FoR)

  • Law not elsewhere classified ( 180199 )

Research interests
Health Law, public health, mental health, ethics, governance; public authority liability; Negligence; Irukandji jellyfish; public safety; warnings

Currently teaching courses/programs
LAW 1113/5113 Law of Obligations -Torts Negligence
LAW 3467 Health Law
LAW 2221/5221 Administrative Law

Administrative responsibilities
Coordinator of Learning and Teaching, School of Law and Justice

Research most recent
Books
• L Crowley-Cyr, Homelessness, Mental Illness and the State: And Endless Crisis of Suffering and Exclusion, VDM (2010).
• L. Crowley-Smith, C. Linfoot and S McGinty (eds), Tertiary Teaching II: Approaching the Next Millennium,Centre for Social and Welfare Research, James Cook University (1997).

Book Chapters
• L. Crowley-Cyr, ‘Towards Ethical Literacy by Enhancing Reflexivity in Law Students’ in M Robertson, L Corbin, K Tranter and F Bartlett (eds) The Ethics Project in Legal Education Routledge-Cavendish (2011) pp 142-170;
• L. Crowley-Smith and C. Linfoot, ‘Contemporary Issues in Universities as defined by The Australian Higher Education Supplement – A Comparative Study’ in L. Crowley-Smith, C. Linfoot and S. McGuinty (eds) Tertiary Teaching II: Approaching the Next Millennium(1997) Centre for Social and Welfare Research, James Cook University, pp 32-39.

Halsbury’s Laws of Australia– Medicine and Law Chapters:
• Mental Health and Intellectual Disability (2004)pp 285-1- 285-150.
• Nurses Registration, Updates(2000) pp 518,175-518,198.
• Confidentiality, Updates (2000) pp 518,589-518,605.
• Allied Health Care Professionals(1999) pp 518,245-158,319.
• Nurses Registration (1997) pp 518,175–518,198.
• Confidentiality (1997) 518,589–518,606.


Refereed Journal Articles:

• L. Crowley-Cyr, ‘Public authority responses to marine stinger public health risks: A scenario analysis of the Irukandji health threat in controlled spaces at public beaches in Australia’ (2012) 20 Journal of Law and Medicine 363-379.
• L. Crowley-Cyr, ‘Reflexive Professionals or Disempowered Technicians? A Case Study of the Risks of McLearning In a Regional Law School’ (2008) 1 Journal of the Australasian Law Teachers Association299-311.
• L Crowley-Cyr, ‘The Incarceration Archipelago of Lunacy Reform Enterprises: An Epochal Overview (2005) 12 JCULaw Review33-64. [published in 2006]
• L Crowley-Cyr, ‘Contractualism, Exclusion and “Madness” in Australia’s Outsourced Wastelands’ (2005) 5 Macquarie Law Journal 81-102.
• L Crowley-Cyr and John Cockley, ‘Media, Madness and Ethical Journalism’ (2005) 27 (2) Australian Journalism Review 53-67 [Cited by Joseph (2007) 18 Asia Pacific Media Educator; Austin & Cockley (2006) 17 Australian Studies in Journalism.]
• L Crowley-Cyr, ‘Mental Illness and Indefinite Detention at the Minister’s Pleasure’ (2005) 9 University of Western Sydney Law Review 53-85.[Cited by Soldatic & Fiske (2009) 24 Disability & Society]
• L. Crowley-Cyr, ‘A Burger with the Works Please, Hold the Prions? Could Statutory Importation Authorities be Liable in Torts if v CJD Occurred in Australia?’ (2002) 11(2) Griffith Law Review 377-407.
• L. Crowley-Cyr and C Caple, ‘Sex with Clients and the Ethical Lawyer’ (2001) 8 JCULaw Review67-77.
• L. Crowley-Cyr, ‘A Century of Remodelling: The Law of Abortion in Review’ (2000) 7(3) Journal of Law and Medicine, 252-266. [Cited by Rankin (2001) 27 Monash Law Review
• L. Crowley-Cyr, ‘Queensland’s Fear of People with Mental Illness Living in the Community – A Balancing Act?’ (1999) 6 JCULaw Review 138-151.
• L. Crowley-Smith, "The Duty to Rescue Unveiled: A need to Indemnify Good Samaritan Health Care Professionals in Australia?" (1997) 4:4 Journal of Law and Medicine, 352-360. [Cited by Eburn, Emergency Law (1999) & (2005); Newnham (1999) 19 Women and Birth]
• L. Crowley-Smith, Casenote: Woods v Lowns (1997) Vol 3 JCU Law Review 137.
• L. Crowley-Smith, Casenote: Mitchell v Spring (1996) Vol 1 Journal of Building and Construction Law 28.
• L. Crowley-Smith, "Therapeutic Abortions and the Emergence of Wrongful Birth Actions in Australia: A Serious Danger to Mental Health?" (1996) 3:4 Journal of Law and Medicine359-370.
• L. Crowley-Smith, "Warnings About Assumptions in the Australian Evidence Act 1995 (Cth): Should Data Be Presumed Accurate?" (1996) 22:1 Monash University Law Review 166-173.
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Research most notable
• L. Crowley-Cyr, ‘Public authority responses to marine stinger public health risks: A scenario analysis of the Irukandji health threat in controlled spaces at public beaches in Australia’ (2012) 20 Journal of Law and Medicine 363-379.
• L. Crowley-Cyr, ‘A Burger with the Works Please, Hold the Prions? Could Statutory Importation Authorities be Liable in Torts if v CJD Occurred in Australia?’ (2002) 11(2) Griffith Law Review 377-407.
• L. Crowley-Cyr and C Caple, ‘Sex with Clients and the Ethical Lawyer’ (2001) 8 JCULaw Review67-77.


Publications in ePrints

Crowley-Cyr, Lynda (2014) Promoting mental wellbeing in law students: breaking-down stigma and building bridges with peers and support services. QUT Law Review, 14 (1). pp. 129-152. ISSN 2201-7275

Crowley-Cyr, Lynda (2012) Public authority responses to marine stinger public health risks: a scenario analysis of the Irukandji health threat in controlled spaces at public beaches in Australia. Journal of Law and Medicine, 20 (2). pp. 363-379. ISSN 1320-159X

Crowley-Cyr, Lynda (2011) Towards ethical literacy by enhancing reflexivity in law students. In: The ethics project in legal education. Routledge Research in Legal Ethics . Taylor & Francis (Routledge) , London, England , pp. 142-170. ISBN 978-0-415-54651-5

Crowley-Cyr, Lynda UNSPECIFIED, ed. (2010) Homelessness, mental illness and the state: an endless crisis of suffering and exclusion. VDM Verlag Dr Muller , Saarbruchen, Germany . ISBN 978-3-639-24633-9

Crowley-Cyr, Lynda (2008) Reflexive professionals or disempowered technicians? A case study of the risks of McLearning in a regional law school. Journal of the Australasian Law Teachers Association, 1 (1/2). pp. 299-311. ISSN 1836-5612