Andrew Roberts joined Melbourne Law School in 2011. He was previously an Assistant, and later, Associate Professor in the School of Law at the University of Warwick (2005-2011), and before that, a lecturer in the Law School at the University of Leeds (2003-2005).
His research interests lie in criminal procedure and evidence, privacy, and constitutional and political theory.
He is a co-author of Identification: Investigation, Trial and Scientific Evidence, the second edition of which was published in 2011. He has published widely on issues relating to eyewitness identification evidence and on expert evidence. His work has been cited by courts in Australia, Canada and New Zealand. His current research uses republican political theory as a framework for thinking about privacy issues that arise at various stages of the criminal process.
Andrew has been a Visiting Senior Fellow in the School of Law at the University of New South Wales (2009), and visiting scholar in the Law School at City University London (2013), and the Department of Philosophy at the University of Amsterdam (2013). He is an external member of the Amsterdam Platform for Privacy Research (APPR) at the University of Amsterdam, and an Associate of the Centre for Media and Communications Law at Melbourne Law School.
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"My Computer Is My Castle": New Privacy Frameworks to Regulate Police Hacking
Ivan Skorvanek, Bert-Jaap Koops, Bryce Clayton Newell, Andrew Roberts
Journal article | 2019 | Brigham Young University Law Review
In this Article, we conduct a comparative legal analysis of criminal procedure rules in the United States, Germany, Italy, the Net..
The Reasonableness of Remaining Unobserved: A Comparative Analysis of Visual Surveillance and Voyeurism in Criminal Law
Bert-Jaap Koops, Bryce Clayton Newell, Andrew Roberts, Ivan Škorvánek, Maša Galič
Journal article | 2018 | Law & Social Inquiry
The criminalization of offensive, privacy-intrusive behavior is an important form of privacy protection. However, few studies exis..
Model forensic science
G Edmond, B Found, K Martire, K Ballantyne, D Hamer, R Searston, M Thompson, E Cunliffe, R Kemp, M San Roque, J Tangen, R Dioso-Villa, A Ligertwood, D Hibbert, D White, G Ribeiro, G Porter, A Towler, A Roberts
Journal article | 2016 | Australian Journal of Forensic Sciences
© 2016 Australian Academy of Forensic SciencesThis article provides an explanation of the duties and responsibilities owed by fore..
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University of Warwick
Master of Philosophy
University of Cambridge
Bachelor of Laws
University of Nottingham