Cheryl Simpson is a lecturer in Legal Studies at Flinders University with special
interests in law and policy pertaining to cultural heritage and public health
issues. Cheryl has taught in the Legal Studies Department at La Trobe University
and in the Law Department at James Cook University. She has taught in a number
of areas which broadly relate to social justice issues. She currently lectures
in Law and Cultural Practice; Law, Tourism and the State; Introduction to Legal
Studies; and Public Health Law. Cheryl has been actively involved in Community
Legal Centres in Victoria and North Queensland. She has also been a consultant
to Community Services Victoria.
Cheryl has co-edited a number of books including 'Ways of Resistance: Social
Control and Young People in Australia', 'Cultural Heritage: Values and Rights',
and 'Law and Cultural Heritage', and has other publications in the area of the
family, juvenile justice and cultural heritage.
Current research interests are in areas of Art and Law and Cultural Heritage