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Professor Noeleen McNamara

Name Noeleen McNamara
Position Professor (Law)
Section School of Law and Justice
Office T105
Location Ipswich Campus
Phone +61 7 3812 6374
Extension 6374
Email
Qualifications GAICD AICD , LLB Qld , BCom Qld , PGCertTertT&L USQ , LLM Macquarie , PhD USQ

Fields of Research (FoR)

  • Environmental and Natural Resources Law ( 180111 )
  • Mining ( 480204 )
  • Climate Change Law ( 480202 )
  • Environmental Law ( 480203 )
  • Legal Education ( 480409 )
  • Law In Context ( 480400 )
  • Environmental And Resources Law ( 480200 )

Research interests
Environmental law; Natural resources and mining law; Consumer protection law; Alcohol law; The Scholarship of Learning and Teaching in Law
I am available to supervise PhD and Masters students interesting in researching the legal aspects of the above areas. For example:
- the environmental regulation of mining in developed and developing countries
- climate change law and policy
- First Nations peoples' land management practices
- environmental policy and regulation in both developed and developing countries
- wine policy and regulation, including the legal history of this regulation
- corporate governance and environmental policies
- the intersection between consumer laws and environmental laws, eg greenwashing; carbon offsets.

Professional memberships
Graduate, Australian Institute of Company Directors

USQ Research affiliations

  • Centre for Heritage and Culture (CHC)

Currently teaching courses/programs
LAW1113/ 5113 Contract and Torts A
LAW2107 Environmental Law

Administrative responsibilities
Academic Coordinator, Ipswich Campus, School of Law and Justice
Academic Team Leader

Research most recent
Butlin, M, McNamara, N & Anglin, K, 2021, 'Law and Ethics for Australian Teachers', Cambridge University Press, Melbourne.



Publications in ePrints

McNamara, Noeleen and Crane, William (2018) Public participation and the Adani Syndrome. Environmental and Planning Law Journal, 35 (3). pp. 320-330. ISSN 0813-300X

McNamara, Noeleen (2018) The supermarket with no beer: A review of liquor licensing in Queensland. James Cook University Law Review, 24. pp. 115-127. ISSN 1321-1072

McNamara, Noeleen (2017) Australian Aboriginal land management: constraints or opportunities? James Cook University Law Review, 21 (2014-2015). pp. 25-40. ISSN 1321-1072

McNamara, Noeleen (2017) Authentic assessment in contract law: legal drafting. The Law Teacher, 51 (4). pp. 486-498. ISSN 0306-9400

McNamara, Noeleen and Zhao, XiaoboORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-8041-5692 (2016) Adani Mining Pty Ltd v Land Services of Coast and Country Inc & Ors [2015] QLC 48. Australian Resources and Energy Law Journal, 35 (1). pp. 6-12. ISSN 1447-9710

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Research supervisor in the area of:

  • Environmental and Natural Resources Law ( 180111 )
  • Mining ( 480204 )
  • Climate Change Law ( 480202 )
  • Environmental Law ( 480203 )
  • Legal Education ( 480409 )
  • Law In Context ( 480400 )
  • Environmental And Resources Law ( 480200 )