Tim Lindsey

Professor Tim Lindsey

Malcolm Smith Chair of Asian Law

Languages spoken: English, Bahasa Indonesia

Phone: +61 3 834 48134

Fax: +61 3 8344 4546

Email: Tim Lindsey

Room: 0729

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Tim Lindsey is Malcolm Smith Professor of Asian Law and Director of the Centre for Indonesian Law, Islam and Society at the Melbourne Law School. He holds a Bachelor of Laws, Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Letters from the University of Melbourne and completed his PhD thesis in Indonesian studies. He teaches and researches Indonesian law, shari'a (Islamic law), comparative law and law reform in developing countries. He is the Chair of the Australia Indonesia Institute and practises at the Victorian Bar. His publications include Indonesia: Law and Society; Law Reform in Developing Countries; The Indonesian Constitution; and Corruption in Asia. He is a founding editor of The Australian Journal of Asian Law.

Areas of Expertise:

The Melbourne Law Masters:
  • Drugs and the Death Penalty in Asia (2016)
  • Islamic Law and Politics in Asia (2015)