Personal details

Adjunct Associate Professor Colin Anderson
Adjunct Associate Professor
Faculty of Law,
Law School
Discipline *
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PhD (University of Queensland), LLM (Queensland University of Technology), DipEd (University of Queensland), BCom(Hons) (University of Queensland), LLB(Hons) (University of Queensland)

Professional memberships
and associations
  • Chartered Tax Advisor, Taxation Institute of Australia
  • Member, American Bankruptcy Institute
  • Member, INSOL International
  • Member, Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia
  • Academic  Member, Australian Restructuring Insolvency and Turnaround Association

Bankruptcy, Insolvency Law, Liquidation, Receivership, Taxation, Voluntary Administration

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


Research and teaching interests

  • Insolvency Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Taxation Law
  • Law and Economics.

Colin’s main research interests lie in the area of corporate insolvency law and in particular in the area of corporate rescue of insolvent corporations. He has a specific interest in economics and law approaches to evaluating insolvency law regimes.  Colin is currently the editor of the Insolvency Law Journal and has authored a number of articles and presented papers at national and international conferences in the area of insolvency and related topics. He is also the co-author of the several texts in the area of corporate law as well. Colin is the co-author of  Crutchfield’s Voluntary Administration.
Colin is a member of the  Commercial and Property Law Research Centre at QUT Law. In 2013, Colin was a visiting  scholar at the Centre for Business and Insolvency Law  at Nottingham Law School (UK).

This information has been contributed by Adjunct Associate Professor Colin Anderson.


Units currently taught

This information has been contributed by Adjunct Associate Professor Colin Anderson.