Mr Joshua Gibson

Joshua Gibson is a PhD Candidate with the Australian Human Rights Institute and the Gilbert + Tobin Centre of Public Law located at the Faculty of Law, UNSW (Sydney). Josh researches in the areas of public law and human rights, focusing on human rights and public interest inclusion and advocacy in Australian courts. Josh is the current Higher Degree Research Faculty Representative for the Faculty of Law.



  • Garth Nettheim Doctoral Teaching Fellow (UNSW, Faculty of Law)


  • Australian Government Research Training Program Scholarship (RTP) (UNSW)
  • Faculty of Law Postgraduate Scholarship (UNSW, Faculty of Law)
  • The Dwight Final Assessment Prize for Political Science (University of Melbourne, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences)

Teaching Activity

Term 3, 2019: Principles of Public Law (LAWS1141/JURD7141)

Term 1, 2019Legal Research and Writing: Australian Law (LAWS2277/JURD7272)

Semester 2, 2018Legal Research Methods (LAWS2385/JURD7285)