People and partners

Human Rights and Animal Ethics Research Network is housed in the School of Culture and Communication in the Arts Faculty at The University of Melbourne.

Steering committee

Professor Barbara Creed (Director), Redmond Barry Distinguished Professor Emeritus, School of Culture and Communication

Professor Jeanette Hoorn, Professorial Fellow, School of Culture and Communication

Dr Lynn Mowson

Dr Siobhan O'Sullivan, School of Social Sciences, University of New South Wales

Professor Peta Tait, Humanities and Social Sciences, La Trobe University

Advisory committee

Professor Fiona Probyn-Rapsey, School of Humanities and Social Inquiry, University of Wollongong Australia

David Risstrom, Barrister, Melbourne

Dr Melissa Boyde, Faculty of Law, Humanities and the Arts, Univeristy of Wollongong

International committee

Dr Robert McKay, University Director of Learning and Teaching (Student Engagement), School of English Literature, Language and Linguistics, The University of Sheffield, UK

Dr Anat Pick, Reader in Film Studies, School of Languages, Linguistics and Film, Queen Mary, University of London, UK

Dr Tom Tyler, Lecturer in Digital Culture, School of Media and Communication, University of Leeds, UK


Ms Eva Birch

Dr Fincina Hopgood

Dr Odette Kelada, Senior Lecturer in Creative Writing, School of Culture and Communication

Dr Clare McCausland, Melbourne Research

Affiliated groups

Human Animal Research Network, University of Sydney

Australasian Animal Studies Association, (AASA)