Associate Professor
Andrew McGee

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Faculty of Business & Law,
School of Law

Personal details


Associate Professor
Faculty of Business & Law,
School of Law


Ethics and law of end of life decisions including euthanasia and assisted dying, Human enhancement technologies and gene editing, Organ donation, Definition of death in donation after circulatory death and donation after brain death, Ethics of abortion and infanticide, Embryonic stem cell research, Ethical and legal differences between withholding and withdrawing life-sustaining treatment, ACHLR, Reproductive ethics and the non-identity problem, Utilitarian and deontological approaches to healthcare

Research field

Law, Other Law and Legal Studies

Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008


  • PhD (University of Essex)
  • Masters Of Law (Queensland University of Technology)
  • BA(Modern Languages:Italian/French) (University of Lancaster)
  • LLB(Hons 1) (Queensland University of Technology)

Professional memberships and associations

  • 2006: admitted to practice as an Australian Legal Practitioner
  • Founding Committee Member, Queensland Health Ethics and Law Group (HEAL)
  • Invited member, Stakeholder Reference Committee, Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel (OQPC)
  • Invited member of the Editorial Board of the international journal, the Journal of Medical Law and Ethics.


Units currently taught

Selected publications

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Current supervisions

  • Treatment and Regulation of the Mentally Ill: A Human Rights Analysis with Particular Emphasis on the position in Queensland and Victoria
    PhD, Principal Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Adjunct Professor Sara Davies