Personal details

Dr Angela Daly
Adjunct Associate Professor
Faculty of Law,
Research (Law),
Research Centre (Law)
Discipline *
Law, Other Law and Legal Studies
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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


law and technology, socio-legal studies, competition, ACHLR, regulation, CJRC, EU law, ILGG, political economy of law

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


Dr Angela Daly is Vice Chancellor’s Senior Research Fellow and Senior Lecturer 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 Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Media and Communications Law at the Swinburne University of Technology 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 Digital Rights Watch Australia’s Board of Directors and founding member of the organisation, and Chair of the Australian Privacy Foundation International Committee.  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, Chinese 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 (lead CI);
  • 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.

In 2017 she was awarded a QUT Vice Chancellor’s Performance Award to recognise her research achievements. 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.


Current supervisions

  • Trademarks in the Digital Environment: Identifying a Parameter Relevant for Online Trademark Infringement
    PhD, Associate Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Professor Belinda Bennett