Jamila Hussain

Jamila Hussain

Jamila Hussain is a senior lecturer in the Faculty of Law at the University of Technology Sydney. In addition to her qualifications in Australian law, she has obtained a Diploma in Shariah Law and Practice and a Masters in Comparative Law from the International Islamic University in Malaysia, where she received a thorough grounding in Islamic law and practice. She is a former member of the Federal government’s Muslim Community Reference Group and has been actively involved in research and in writing and lecturing about the Muslim community in Australia for a number of years.