Dr Angela Daly

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Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Doctor of Laws (European University Institute)

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).

Additional information

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