Lisa Burton Crawford

Lisa Burton Crawford

Dr Lisa Burton Crawford is a Lecturer in Law at Monash University. Her research focuses on the intersection of constitutional law, administrative law, and legal theory. She is particularly interested in the constitutional foundations and scope of judicial review of executive action, and the constitutional dimensions of contemporary approaches to statutory interpretation. She teaches constitutional law, administrative law, and public law and statutory interpretation.

Lisa has published on these and other topics in leading scholarly journals (including Public Law, the Federal Law Review, and Melbourne University Law Review) and edited collections in Australia and abroad. Her book, The Rule of Law and the Australian Constitution, was published by the Federation Press in 2017.

Lisa holds a PhD from Monash University (for which she received the 2015 Mollie Holman Doctoral Medal), a BCL (Distinction) from the University of Oxford and a BA/LLB (First Class Honours) from the University of Western Australia. In 2018, Lisa will be joining the University of New South Wales as a Senior Lecturer.