Staff Directory

Jackson Walkden-Brown

Level 2, Building 4, Faculty of Law, Bond University

Professional biography

Jackson is an Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Law. He joined the Faculty in 2004. Jackson's principal areas of teaching and research include legal education theory, legal foundations, animal law and entertainment law. He has designed curricula for a significant number of compulsory, elective and clinical law subjects, for both traditional and online delivery. Jackson has been recognised for teaching excellence during his time at Bond with awards in 2004, 2006, 2008, 2016 and 2018. For most of his academic career, Jackson has also maintained a part-time practice as a solicitor, specialising in entertainment law. He has a keen interest in exploring the digital disruption of legal services and embracing technological advances to develop new and innovative ways to deliver cost-effective legal services to his clients. Jackson also has extensive practical experience in the pro bono sector and an ongoing relationship with a number of community legal centres and volunteer organisations.

Professional admissions

  • Member of the Animal Law Institute
  • Member of the Australian Legal Teacher's Association
  • Solicitor of the Queensland Supreme Court of Queensland
  • Associate Member of the Queensland Law Society

Teaching expertise

Legal Foundations, Animal Law, and Entertainment Law.

Teaching awards

  • 2004 LSA Teaching Excellence Award
  • 2006 Stanley Shaw Bond Prize for Teaching Excellence
  • 2008 LSA Teaching Excellence Award
  • 2006 Vice Chancellor's Quality Award for Teaching Excellence
  • 2016 Faculty Award for Excellence in Teaching
  • 2018 Faculty Award for Outstanding Contribution to Student Learning through Sustained Innovation

Subjects

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Laws (First Class Honours), Bond University