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Sean Cooney

Professor
Law
Employment Law
Labour Law
International Labour Law
Comparative Law
Enforcement
Asian Law
Employment Contracts
Dispute Resolution
Regulation
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Prof

Sean Cooney

 
Division
Law
 
Primary Interest
Employment and Labour Law
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Prof

Sean Cooney

 

Sean Cooney's research interests are international and comparative labour law, with a focus on Asia, and Chinese law. He is currently working on new approaches to improving international working standards, including an Australian Research Council-funded projects on enforcement reform in China and Australia, and is part of a research team examining the 'legal origins' debate in several Asia-Pacific countries.

Sean speaks Mandarin Chinese, French and German has published articles in major refereed law journals in the United States, China and Australia. He currently teaches Obligations, Chinese Law, Employment Law, and Law and Economic Development in Asia. Sean has studied at the University of Melbourne and Columbia University. He also spent several years as a lawyer practising mainly in the areas of employment and administrative law.

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Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2008

Alice Tay Memorial Award in the Field of Human Rights

Australia-China Council

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Credentials

Positions

Positions


Professor

Law

Barrister & Solicitor

High Court of Australia

Barrister & Solicitor

Supreme Court of Victoria

Member

Australian Labour Law Association

Member

Chinese Studies Association of Australia

Education

Education


Doctor of the Science of Law

Columbia University

Master of Laws

Columbia University

Master of Laws

University of Melbourne

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