Melissa Castan

Melissa Castan

Melissa Castan lectures in law at Monash University, particularly in areas of public law, constitutional law and Indigenous Peoples rights. Her research focuses on the relationship between constitutional law, Indigenous rights and human rights law. She also is interested in issues of legal education, community education and innovation in law. Melissa authored LawBriefs: Constitutional Law (Thomson Reuters, 2015) and (with Sarah Joseph) Federal Constitutional Law: A Contemporary View (Thomson Reuters, 2014). She is a Deputy Director at the Castan Centre for Human Rights Law, the National Editor for the Alternative Law Journal and co-host of the legal issues podcast Law Radio.