The Australasian Law Teachers Association in partnership with their sponsor, Oxford University Press, offer three Awards which are conferred at the ALTA Annual Conference.
In keeping with its mission to promote excellence in research, including the scholarship of teaching and learning, and to support early career academics, three annual awards are offered for for papers presented at the Annual Conference of the Australasian Law Teachers Association (ALTA).
Awards are presented in following categories:
Best Overall Conference Paper
Best Early Career Academic Conference Paper
Best Legal Education Conference Paper
Details on 2017 submissions will be published closer to next year's Conference.
Congratulations to the winners of the 2016 Best Conference Paper Awards. This year's winners were announced at the ALTA 2016 Conference hosted by the Victoria University of Wellington. Submissions were invited across three categories with each author taking home $500 in prize money. And the winners are:
Well done to our winners! Thank you also to everyone who submitted a paper. Keep your eyes peeled for other opportunities to showcase your research on these pages.
Overall best conference paper
Assoc Prof Helen Anderson, University of Melbourne and Assoc Prof Michelle Welsh, Monash University
Best early career academic conference paper
Catherine O'Sullivan, Victoria University
Best legal education conference paper
No prizes were awarded in this category due to a low number of entries.