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Dr Angela Daly

Faculty of Law,
Law School


Dr Angela Daly
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Faculty of Law,
Law School
Faculty of Law,
Law School
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Doctor of Laws (European University Institute)

Professional memberships
and associations

Member, QUT Intellectual Property and Innovation Law Research Programme

Member, QUT International Law and Global Governance Research Programme

Member, QUT Australian Centre for Health Law Research (ACHLR)

Member, QUT Crime and Justice Research Centre

Affiliate member, QUT Digital Media Research Centre

Research associate, Tilburg Institute for Law, Technology and Society

Adjunct Research Fellow, Swinburne University of Technology


law and technology, socio-legal studies, competition, intellectual property, regulation, privacy, EU law, comparative law, political economy of law

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


Dr Angela Daly is Vice Chancellor’s Research Fellow in Queensland University of Technology’s Faculty of Law and a research associate in the Tilburg Institute for Law, Technology and Society (Netherlands). She is a comparative socio-legal scholar of technology and is the author of Socio-Legal Aspects of the 3D Printing Revolution (Palgrave 2016) and Private Power, Online Information Flows and EU Law: Mind the Gap (Hart 2016). She holds a PhD in Law from the European University Institute, which was joint winner of the 2013-2015 Fondazione Calamandrei Frosini prize for best thesis in legal informatics and information law. Prior to QUT, she was previously Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Media and Communications Law at the Swinburne Institute for Social Research.


Dr Daly has an MA in Jurisprudence from Balliol College, University of Oxford, an LLM in French and European Law from the Universite de Paris 1 Pantheon-Sorbonne and an LLM (Research) in Comparative, European and International Law from the European University Institute. She has been a visiting researcher at Stanford Law School, Universita degli Studi di Milano Dipartimento di Scienze Giuridiche Cesare Beccaria (Sezione di Filosofia e Sociologia del diritto), Instituto Technologico Autonomo de Mexico Departamento Academico de Computacion and Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de Puebla Instituto de Ciencias Sociales y Humanidades.


She is also a member of the Australian Privacy Foundation’s Board of Directors, Chair of the APF International Committee and a founder of Digital Rights Watch Australia. She has previously worked for Ofcom and Electronic Frontier Foundation.   Dr Daly has expertise in competition law and regulation, intellectual property, privacy and data protection, human rights, legal theory, socio-legal studies, the political economy of law. She has transnational and comparative legal expertise across the international, British, French, European Union, US and Australian legal systems.


At QUT Dr Daly is working on various projects, including:

  • the regulation of renewable energy technology in Australia and the European Union;
  • 3D Printing and Intellectual Property Futures (2016-2018) funded by the UK Intellectual Property Office;
  • the regulation of autonomous vehicles, funded by a QUT Institute for Future Environments Catapult Grant;
  • Handle with Care: Digitally Managing Health Information Infrastructure, funded by a QUT ACHLR/IHBI Research Collaboration Grant.


Languages: English (native); French, Italian and Spanish (advanced); Portuguese (intermediate).

This information has been contributed by Dr Angela Daly.


For publications by this staff member, visit QUT ePrints, the University's research repository.