Dr Judith Bannister


College of Business, Government and Law

place Law & Commerce (2.36)

Judith graduated from Adelaide Law School and was admitted to practise as a solicitor in New South Wales in 1993. After admission, she was a solicitor, then a legal officer and consultant with the Australian Copyright Council in Sydney. Judith taught at the University of Western Sydney Nepean, Flinders University and Adelaide University before returning to Flinders University to take up the role of Teaching Program Director in Law in 2020 and teach Administrative Law. Judith’s publications can be seen at https://orcid.org/0000-0002-8089-0853 including: Judith Bannister, Anna Olijnyk and Stephen McDonald, Government Accountability: Australian Administrative Law Cambridge University Press, 2nd ed 2018.


PhD, Australian National University, Canberra Australia

LLB (Hons), University of Adelaide, Adelaide Australia

BA, South Australian Institute of Technology, Adelaide Australia

Key responsibilities

Professor of Law

Law Teaching Program Director

Teaching interests

Administrative Law

Topic coordinator
LLAW1311 Introduction to Law and Justice
LLAW2213 Administrative Law 1: Judicial Review
LLAW9608 Administrative Law
LLAW2223 Administrative Law: Merits Review