Edwina MacDonald is Senior Research Director at the Gilbert + Tobin Centre of Public Law, Faculty of Law, University of New South Wales. Her research at the Centre has focused on legal responses to terrorism, indigenous governance and charters of rights.
She is the author of a number of journal and media articles, and has also made numerous submissions and given evidence to parliamentary and government inquiries into counter-terrorism laws.
Edwina has previously worked in the development of domestic and international criminal law policy in the Australian Attorney-General’s Department. She has also worked in community legal organisations and as a legal editor.