LRSJ Justice Careers Q&A with Professor Susan Harris Rimmer

The Law Reform and Social Justice Group is hosting Professor Susan Harris Rimmer (JSD ’08), Director of the Griffith University Policy Innovation Hub as part of the Justice Careers Q&A series.

Professor Harris Rimmer will talk about her journey through University, her career, passions and advocacies and will provide some insights to assist current students who want to pursue pathways into humanitarian sectors of the law.

The event is finished.


30 Sep 2020


4:00 pm - 5:00 pm


  • Professor Susan Harris Rimmer
    Professor Susan Harris Rimmer

    Dr Susan Harris Rimmer (BA[Hons]/LLB[Hons] UQ, SJD ANU) is an Australian Research Council Future Fellow in the Asia-Pacific College of Diplomacy at the Australian National University. She is also a Research Associate at the Development Policy Centre in the Crawford School. She joined Griffith Law School as an Associate Professor in July 2015.

    Her Future Fellow project is called ‘Trading’ Women’s Rights in Transitions: Designing Diplomatic Interventions in Afghanistan and Myanmar.

    Susan is the author of Gender and Transitional Justice: The Women of Timor Leste (Routledge, 2010) and over 30 refereed academic works. Susan was chosen as the winner of the Audre Rapoport Prize for Scholarship on the Human Rights of Women for 2006.

    She often acts as a policy adviser to government and produces policy papers. Susan was selected as an expert for the official Australian delegation to the 58th session of the UN Commission on the Status of Women in New York in March 2014. She has provided policy advice on the UNSC, G20, IORA and MIKTA.

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