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Assoc Prof Pauline Collins

Assoc Prof Pauline Collins
Name Pauline Collins
Position Associate Professor (Law)
Section School of Law and Justice
Office T424
Location Toowoomba Campus
Phone +61 7 4631 2613
Extension 2613
Qualifications LLB Adelaide , BVisArt USQ , GDipProfComm USQ , LLM Qld , PhD Qld

Fields of Research (FoR)

  • Curriculum and Pedagogy not elsewhere classified ( 130299 )
  • Law not elsewhere classified ( 180199 )

Research interests
International & Comparative Law
Legal Education
Mediation: ADR
Military Law

Supervisions RHD

Marianne Dickie, Doctorate of Professional Studies Candidate ‘Overcoming the isolation of migration agents through a community of practice approach’ Supervisor 50 %; Supervisor Dr Tony Foley ANU.

Timothy Nugent PhD Candidate ‘Collaborative Law in Australian Commercial Practice’ Principal Supervisor Pauline Collins; Associate Supervisor Prof Anthony Gray.

Wesam Al Shawawreh PhD Candidate ‘Role of Mediation: Comparative Study between Jordan and Australia.’ Principal Supervisor Pauline Collins ; Associate Supervisor Dr.Bakr A. F. F. AL-Serhan.

Hayley Toombs, Masters LLB Candidate ‘Widening the Yellow Brick Road: An exploration of the challenges Collaborative Law faces in regional Queensland.’ Principal Supervisor 80%; Associate Supervisor Prof Reid Mortensen.

Christopher Meibusch LLM (Research) ‘Effectiveness of a Legislative Response to Domestic Violence in Smaller Pacific Countries’ University of the South Pacific, Associate Supervisor 40%; Principal Supervisor Prof Eric Colvin.

Professional memberships
National Accredited Mediator
Downs and South Western Queensland Law Association
International Law Association (Australian Branch)
Australasian Law Teachers Association

Industry affiliations
Australian Mediation Association
Friend National Rural Law and Justice Alliance
National Tertiary Education Union
International Peace and Security Interest Group Member
European Research Group on Military and Society Member

Currently teaching courses/programs
Law1122 Legal Conflict Resolution/Law5122 Advanced Legal Conflict Resolution

Administrative responsibilities
USQ 10TH Governance Council Elected Academic Staff Member
Human Research Ethics Committee Member

Research most recent
Marilyn Scott and Pauline Collins (2017) ‘The challenges for collaborative lawyers in providing CP processes’ 31 Australian Journal of Family Law 27.
Pauline Collins, Marilyn Scott ‘The Essential Nature of a Collaborative Practice Group for Successful Collaborative Lawyers’ (2017) 28 Australasian Dispute Resolution Journal 12-18.
Pauline Collins ‘The Value of Respect: What does it mean for an Army? (2017)Journal of Military Ethics 16(1).
Pauline Collins ‘Resistance to the teaching of ADR in the Legal Academy’ (2015) 26 Australasian Dispute Resolution Journal 64.
Pauline Collins ‘Enforcement of International Law Obligations concerning Private Military Security Corporations’ (2014) 33(1) University of Tasmania Law Review 28-55 .
Pauline Collins, ‘International Corporate Criminal Liability for Private Military and Security Companies – A possibility?’ Chapter 7, ‘in Noemi Gal-Or, Math Noortmann, Cedric Ryngaert (eds) Responsibilities of the Non-State Actor in Armed Conflict and the Market Place (Brill Publishing, 2015) 177.
Pauline Collins, Nichola Corbett-Javis, Kate Galloway, Anne Shillmoller, Mandy Shircore, Dominique Thriet, Rachel Bradshaw ‘Renewal of the LLB Transition Curriculum for the New Quality Regime’ in Leon Woolf & Maria Nicolae (eds) First Year Law Experience (Halstead Press 2014) 130.
Collins P ‘The civil courts’ challenge to military justice and its impact on the civil-military relationship’ in Military Justice in the Modern Age, A Duxbury and M Groves ed (Cambridge University Press 2017)
Education, employment, and everything: the triple layers of a woman's life, ed, M Albion & P Collins. Toowoomba, Qld. USQ Women's Network Inc., 2007

Research most notable
Pauline Collins ‘The Interrelation of Military and Civilian Inquiries’ University of NSW Law Journal ) 40(1 (2017) 89-120
Who's Who Queensland 2008

Publications in ePrints

Field, Rachael and Brandon, Mieke and Collins, Pauline (2017) Foreword [Bond Law Review, Vol. 29, No. 1 2017]. Bond Law Review, 29 (1). pp. 1-3. ISSN 1033-4505

Scott, Marilyn and Collins, Pauline (2017) The challenges for collaborative lawyers in providing CP processes. Australian Journal of Family Law, 31. pp. 27-46. ISSN 0817-623X

Collins, Pauline and Scott, Marilyn (2017) The essential nature of a collaborative practice group for successful collaborative lawyers. Australasian Dispute Resolution Journal, 28 (1). pp. 12-18. ISSN 1441-7847

Collins, Pauline (2017) The interrelation of military and civilian inquiries. University of New South Wales Law Journal, 40 (1). pp. 89-120. ISSN 0313-0096

Collins, Pauline (2017) The value of respect: what does it mean for an Army? Journal of Military Ethics, 16 (1). ISSN 1502-7570

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Approved research supervisor in the area of:

  • Curriculum and Pedagogy not elsewhere classified ( 130299 )
  • Law not elsewhere classified ( 180199 )