James Joseph Macken
The Honorary Doctor of Laws degree was conferred on Mr James Macken at a graduation ceremony held in the Great Hall on Saturday 2 May 1992.
Mr Macken is a former Judge of the New South Wales Industrial Commission, author, lecturer and barrister. He has lectured in an honorary capacity in the University's Law School and the Department of Industrial Relations for more than 20 years. He is the author of several books on industrial relations and law, and wrote a book on the history of Coasters Retreat and Pittwater.
(From 'The University of Sydney News', 12 May 1992)