Dr Ghena Krayem

BA LLB PhD (Sydney) GradDipLegalPrac (College of Law)
Senior Lecturer

F10 - Law School (Camperdown)
The University of Sydney

Telephone +61 2 9351 0359
Fax +61 2 9351 0200

Research interests

  • Multiculturalism
  • Legal pluralism
  • Islamic law
  • Dispute resolution

Teaching and supervision

  • Foundations of Law
  • The Legal Profession
  • Public Law
  • Federal Constitutional Law

Selected publications & creative works

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Books

  • Krayem, G. (2014). Islamic Family Law in Australia: To Recognise or Not To Recognise. Australia: Melbourne University Press.

Book Chapters

  • Krayem, G. (2014). Balancing Freedom of Speech and the Rights of Muslim Minority Groups in the Australian Context. In Erich Kolig (Eds.), Freedom of Speech and Islam, (pp. 45-62). Farnham, United Kingdom: Ashgate.
  • Krayem, G. (2014). Shariah and Muslim Women's Agency in a Multicultural Context (Forthcoming). The Sociology of Shari'a: Case Studies from Around the World. Germany: Springer.
  • Krayem, G. (2013). Australian Muslim Women: Skilful Legal Negotiators in a Plural Legal World. In A Saeed and H McCue (Eds.), Family Law and Australian Muslim Women, (pp. 70-94). Melbourne: Melbourne University Press.
  • Krayem, G. (2010). Multiculturalism and Its Challenges for Muslim Women. In Shahram Akbarzadeh (Eds.), Challenging Identities: Muslim Women in Australia, (pp. 105-129). Melbourne: Melbourne University Press.

Journals

  • Krayem, G. (2003). Personal Reflections - Being an Australian-Muslim Woman Post-September 11. Pandoras Box, 14.

Conferences

  • Krayem, G. (2012). One law, but should it rule us all? How different indigenous and ethnic groups deal with family breakdown. 15th National Family Law Conference 2012, Hobart, Tas: Presentation.
  • Krayem, G., Farrar, S. (2012). What is 'accommodation' of Shariah? Does one size fit all or will the 'shoe' never fit? An ontological inquiry across Common Law jurisdictions. Multiple Religious Modernities Conference 2012, Parramatta, NSW: Presentation.
  • Krayem, G. (2011). Engaging CALD Communities in Family Dispute Resolution: A collaborative approach. Family and Relationships Services Australia Conference 2011, Gold Coast, Qld: Presentation.
  • Krayem, G. (2011). The Challenge of Muslim Communities in Multicultural States. Multiculturalism: Perspectives from Australia, Canada and China, Sydney, Australia: Faculty of Education and Social Work, The University of sydney.
  • Krayem, G. (2009). Family Dispute Resolution Procedures for the Muslim Community. Family Law Conference 2009: NSW Legal Aid, Sydney, NSW: Presentation.
  • Krayem, G. (2006). From Veiling to Unveiling. An International Conference: Law, Religion and Social Change 2006, Canberra, ACT: Presentation.
  • Krayem, G. (2005). Forging an Identity - Australian or Muslim? Integration or Isolation? United Muslim Women's Association 2005, Lakemba, NSW: Presentation.
  • Krayem, G. (2005). Jihad: Terrorism or a Muslim's highest Aspiration. United Muslim Women's Association - September 2005, Bass Hill, NSW: Presentation.
  • Krayem, G. (2005). Recognition of religious law/practices: An accommodation of diversity or an obstacle to women's rights? Julius Stone Institute Conference 2005: Sex, Gender and Rights, Sydney, NSW: Presentation.
  • Krayem, G. (2005). The interrelationship of Islamic Family Law and Australian Family Law. LAWASIA Downunder 2005, Gold Coast, Qld: Presentation.

Magazine / Newspaper Articles

  • Krayem, G., Farache, H. (2008). Grim picture of sharia hides its useful aspects. The Sydney Morning Herald.

Report

  • Krayem, G. (2010). Emergency Relief Funding for Muslim Communities in Western Sydney: A Community Consultation.

Research Reports

  • Krayem, G. (2010). Freedom of Religion, Belief and Gender: A Muslim Perspective, Supplementary Paper, (pp. 1 - 20). Sydney, Australia: Australian Human Rights Commission.

2014

  • Krayem, G. (2014). Balancing Freedom of Speech and the Rights of Muslim Minority Groups in the Australian Context. In Erich Kolig (Eds.), Freedom of Speech and Islam, (pp. 45-62). Farnham, United Kingdom: Ashgate.
  • Krayem, G. (2014). Islamic Family Law in Australia: To Recognise or Not To Recognise. Australia: Melbourne University Press.
  • Krayem, G. (2014). Shariah and Muslim Women's Agency in a Multicultural Context (Forthcoming). The Sociology of Shari'a: Case Studies from Around the World. Germany: Springer.

2013

  • Krayem, G. (2013). Australian Muslim Women: Skilful Legal Negotiators in a Plural Legal World. In A Saeed and H McCue (Eds.), Family Law and Australian Muslim Women, (pp. 70-94). Melbourne: Melbourne University Press.

2012

  • Krayem, G. (2012). One law, but should it rule us all? How different indigenous and ethnic groups deal with family breakdown. 15th National Family Law Conference 2012, Hobart, Tas: Presentation.
  • Krayem, G., Farrar, S. (2012). What is 'accommodation' of Shariah? Does one size fit all or will the 'shoe' never fit? An ontological inquiry across Common Law jurisdictions. Multiple Religious Modernities Conference 2012, Parramatta, NSW: Presentation.

2011

  • Krayem, G. (2011). Engaging CALD Communities in Family Dispute Resolution: A collaborative approach. Family and Relationships Services Australia Conference 2011, Gold Coast, Qld: Presentation.
  • Krayem, G. (2011). The Challenge of Muslim Communities in Multicultural States. Multiculturalism: Perspectives from Australia, Canada and China, Sydney, Australia: Faculty of Education and Social Work, The University of sydney.

2010

  • Krayem, G. (2010). Emergency Relief Funding for Muslim Communities in Western Sydney: A Community Consultation.
  • Krayem, G. (2010). Freedom of Religion, Belief and Gender: A Muslim Perspective, Supplementary Paper, (pp. 1 - 20). Sydney, Australia: Australian Human Rights Commission.
  • Krayem, G. (2010). Multiculturalism and Its Challenges for Muslim Women. In Shahram Akbarzadeh (Eds.), Challenging Identities: Muslim Women in Australia, (pp. 105-129). Melbourne: Melbourne University Press.

2009

  • Krayem, G. (2009). Family Dispute Resolution Procedures for the Muslim Community. Family Law Conference 2009: NSW Legal Aid, Sydney, NSW: Presentation.

2008

  • Krayem, G., Farache, H. (2008). Grim picture of sharia hides its useful aspects. The Sydney Morning Herald.

2006

  • Krayem, G. (2006). From Veiling to Unveiling. An International Conference: Law, Religion and Social Change 2006, Canberra, ACT: Presentation.

2005

  • Krayem, G. (2005). Forging an Identity - Australian or Muslim? Integration or Isolation? United Muslim Women's Association 2005, Lakemba, NSW: Presentation.
  • Krayem, G. (2005). Jihad: Terrorism or a Muslim's highest Aspiration. United Muslim Women's Association - September 2005, Bass Hill, NSW: Presentation.
  • Krayem, G. (2005). Recognition of religious law/practices: An accommodation of diversity or an obstacle to women's rights? Julius Stone Institute Conference 2005: Sex, Gender and Rights, Sydney, NSW: Presentation.
  • Krayem, G. (2005). The interrelationship of Islamic Family Law and Australian Family Law. LAWASIA Downunder 2005, Gold Coast, Qld: Presentation.

2003

  • Krayem, G. (2003). Personal Reflections - Being an Australian-Muslim Woman Post-September 11. Pandoras Box, 14.

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