Higher Degree by Research Candidate
Adelaide Law School
Faculty of the Professions
Peter is a law graduate and retired police officer with a long held interest in Indigenous legal issues, particularly those relevant to the Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara (APY) Lands in north west South Australia. A remote PH.D candidate, his thesis working title is 'The administration of justice in the Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara (APY) Lands: a front line in tensions between traditional Aboriginal culture and the criminal law'.
PhD Supervisors: Prof. Alex Reilly, Prof. Amanda Nettelbeck.
PhD thesis submitted for examination on 29 August 2018.
Date Position Institution name 1990 - 2005 Commercial pilot and senior flight instructor (CASA approved) Self-employed - then South Coast Air Centre P/L 1964 - 1989 Police officer (retiring at rank of senior sergeant) South Australian Police (SAPOL)
Awards and Achievements
Date Type Title Institution Name Country Amount 2016 Scholarship Zelling Gray Supplemental Scholarship Adelaide Law School — — 2015 Recognition Australian Postgraduate Award (APA) — — —
Date Institution name Country Title 2015 - 2018 The University of Adelaide Australia PhD Candidate 2010 - 2014 Charles Darwin University Australia LLB (Honours1) 1985 - 1986 UniSA Australia Assoc. Dip. Arts (Aboriginal Studies)
Date Title Institution Country 2014 - 2015 Grad Dip Legal Practice (GDLP) Australian National University Australia
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