Dr Michael Kobetsky is an Associate Professor at the University of Melbourne, Melbourne Law School. He has extensive work experience in the field of taxation and has published widely in journals in Australia, Canada and Europe. He has presented seminars and conference papers in Australia, China, Chinese Taipei, Europe, India, Japan, Malaysia, New Zealand and the US.
Dr Kobetsky is a member of the United Nations Sub-Committee on Transfer Pricing and as a consultant to the OECD Centre for Tax Policy and Administration since 2004, he has presented seminars and conference papers in several Asian countries. Since 2007 Dr Kobetsky has made presentations on tax treaties and transfer pricing at the Asian Development Bank Institute's Tokyo tax conference for developing Asian economies.
Dr Kobetsky is a fellow of the Taxation Institute of Australia, member of the International Fiscal Association, Australasian Tax Teachers' Association and a member of the Australian Law Teachers' Association. His teaching interests focus on various aspects of international taxation including transfer pricing and tax treaties.