Associate Professor Cathy   Sherry
Associate Professor

Associate Professor Cathy Sherry

BA University of Sydney 1991

LLB (Hons) University of Sydney 1993

PhD UNSW 2014

Law & Justice
Sch of Private&Commercial Law

Cathy Sherry is a leading Australian expert on strata and community title. She provides advice to government and the private sector on the complexities of collectively-owned property, both nationally and internationally. She is currently on the Technical Committee for the United Kingdom Law Commission reform of commonhold.  Her book, Strata Title Property Rights: Private governance of multi-owned properties (Routledge 2017), the first academic legal monograph on strata title in Australia, has been cited by the Privy Council (O'Connor v Proprietors, Strata Plan No.51 [2017] UKPC 45). Cathy's research focuses on the social implications of private communities, as well as optimal planning for children.  Cathy has a special interest in urban farming and the challenges of providing growing space in high density cities.

Cathy is an academic member of the Australian College of Strata Lawyers (ACSL) and was a founding General Editor of the international property journal, Property Law Review.

With consistent student satisfaction rates of 98%-100%, Cathy is the recipient of a Vice Chancellor's Award for Teaching Excellence and a NSW Department of Training and Education and Australian College of Educators' Award. She was also a winner in the individual category of the Legal Innovation Index 2015, for her online Moodle site for Land Law. Cathy was named Academic of the Year at the Lawyers Weekly Women in Law Awards in 2017.

Cathy is an inaugural UNSW Scientia Education Academy Fellow and her Scientia Education Academy lecture is available here: https://thebox.unsw.edu.au/video/scientia-education-academy-lecture-seri....

 

 

Phone
+61 2 9385 9659
Location
Room 373 The Law Building University of New South Wales UNSW Kensington Campus Sydney NSW 2052 Australia (Access via Gate 2 off High Street)

Publications

  • Book Chapters | 2021
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2021, 'Private governance of condominium land: Common law versus statute', in Lippert R; Treffers S (ed.), Condominium Governance and Law in Global Urban Context, Routledge, pp. 45 - 61
    Book Chapters | 2018
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2018, 'Conflict between private and public restrictions', in Multi-Owned Property in the Asia-Pacific Region: Rights, Restrictions and Responsibilities, pp. 105 - 118, http://dx.doi.org/10.1057/978-1-137-56988-2_6
    Book Chapters | 2018
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2018, 'Fertile Octogenarians in Cyberspace: Why and How to Use Technology to Connect the Law School Classroom to Legal Practice', in The Future of Australian Legal Education, The Future of Australian Legal Education (Thomson Reuters 2018), Sydney, https://legal.thomsonreuters.com.au/the-future-of-australian-legal-education/productdetail/126538
    Book Chapters | 2018
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2018, 'Conflict Between Private and Public Restrictions', in Altman E; Gabriel M (ed.), Multi-owned Property in the Asia-Pacific Region: Rights, Restrictions and Responsibilities., Palgrave Macmillan, UK, pp. 105 - 118, https://www.palgrave.com/gp/book/9781137569875
    Book Chapters | 2018
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2018, 'Strata Title: The New Feudalism', in Vols M; Sidoli J (ed.), People and Buildings: Comparative Housing Law (volume 2), Eleven International Publishing, The Hague, pp. 67 - 84, http://www.openbareorderecht.nl/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/Common-Threads-in-Housing-Law-Research-A-Systematic-and-Thematic-Analysis-of-the-Field-Vols-Sidoli.pdf
    Book Chapters | 2017
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2017, 'Accommodating children's activities in the shared spaces of high density and master-planned developments', in Bishop K; Corkery L (ed.), Designing with Children and Young People: Beyond playgrounds and skateparks, Routledge, New York, pp. 123 - 136
    Books | 2016
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2016, Strata Title Property Rights Private Governance of Multi-Owned Properties, http://dx.doi.org/10.4324/9781315690575
    Book Chapters | 2010
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Bennett Moses L; Edgeworth B; Sherry C, 2010, '"Introduction”', in Sherry C (ed.), Property and Security: Selected Essays, edn. 1, Thomson Reuters Sydney, Pyrmont NSW, pp. 1 - 11
    Book Chapters | 2010
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry CS, 2010, 'Long-term management contracts and developer abuse in New South Wales', in Blandy S; Dupuis A; Dixon J (ed.), Multi-owned Housing : Law power and practice, Ashgate, UK, pp. 159 - 176
    Book Chapters | 2010
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry CS, 2010, 'The Complexities of Multi-owned Property: Australian Strata and Community Title and United States Condominiums and Homeowner Associations', in Bennett Moses L; Edgeworth B; Sherry C (ed.), Property and Security: Selected Essays, edn. 1, Lawbook Co., Pyrmont NSW, pp. 263 - 276
    Edited Books | 2010
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Bennett Moses L; Edgeworth B; Sherry C, (eds.), 2010, Property and Security: Selected Essays, ThomsonReuters, Sydney
    Book Chapters | 2010
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2010, 'Long-term management contracts and developer abuse in New South Wales', in Multi-Owned Housing: Law, Power and Practice, pp. 159 - 176
    Book Chapters | 2008
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry CS, 2008, 'Care and Education of Preschool Children', in Monahan G; Young L (ed.), Children and the Law in Australia, edn. Original, LexisNexis Butterworths, Chatswood, Sydney, pp. 276 - 301
    Books | 2007
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry CS; Rossiter CJ, 2007, Conveyancing Service New South Wales, Original, Butterworths, Sydney
  • Journal articles | 2021
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2021, 'Growing Knowledge: The Value of University Food Gardens', The Planthunter, https://theplanthunter.com.au/culture/growing-knowledge-the-value-of-university-food-gardens/
    Journal articles | 2020
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2020, 'Adverse Possession - Alive and Well in Sydney', Australian Law Journal, vol. 94, pp. 904 - 906
    Journal articles | 2020
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2020, 'Does discrimination law apply to residential strata schemes?', University of New South Wales Law Journal, vol. 43, pp. 307 - 339, http://www.unswlawjournal.unsw.edu.au/article/does-discrimination-law-apply-to-residential-strata-schemes/
    Journal articles | 2018
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C; Terrill L; Laurens J, 2018, '(Re)introducing a Closed Book Exam in Law', Legal Education Review, vol. 28, pp. 1 - 27, https://ler.scholasticahq.com/article/6366-re-introducing-a-closed-book-exam-in-law
    Journal articles | 2017
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2017, 'Airbnb Short-Term Letting in Strata Schemes', Australian Law Journal, vol. 91
    Journal articles | 2016
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C; Easthope H, 2016, 'Under-supply of schooling in the gentrified and regenerated inner city', Cities, vol. 56, pp. 16 - 23, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cities.2016.02.008
    Journal articles | 2016
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2016, 'Recent Developments in Strata Law: By-law making power and short-term letting', Australian Law Journal, vol. 90 (12), pp. 853 - 859
    Journal articles | 2016
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry CS, 2016, 'Teaching Land Law: An Essay', Australian Property Law Journal, vol. 25, pp. 129 - 149
    Journal articles | 2014
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Easthope H; Warnken J; Sherry C; Coiacetto E; Dredge D; Guilding C; Johnston N; Lamminmaki D; Reid S, 2014, 'How property title impacts urban consolidation: a lifecycle examination of multi-title developments', Urban Policy and Research, vol. 32, pp. 289 - 304, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/08111146.2014.899210
    Journal articles | 2014
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry CS, 2014, 'Land of the Free and Home of the Brave? The Implications of United States Homeowners Association Law for Australian Strata and Community Title', Australian Property Law Journal, vol. 23, pp. 94, http://www.lexisnexis.com/au/legal/results/docview/attachRetrieve.do?csi=267869&A=0.3730325729052081&ersKey=23_T21814817080&urlEnc=ISO-8859-1&inline=y&smi=18437&componentseq=1&key=5DNR-JD31-DY6R-W41Y-
    Journal articles | 2013
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry CS, 2013, 'Building management statements and strata management statements: Unholy mixing of contract and property', Australian Law Journal, vol. 87, pp. 393 - 403
    Journal articles | 2013
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry CS, 2013, 'Lessons in Personal Freedom and Functional Land Markets: What Strata and Community Title Can Learn from Traditional Doctrines of Property', University of New South Wales Law Journal, vol. 36, pp. 280 - 315, http://www.unswlawjournal.unsw.edu.au/
    Journal articles | 2009
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry CS, 2009, 'The New South Wales Strata ad Community Title Acts: a case study of legislatively created high rise and masterplanned communities', International Journal of law in the built environment, vol. 1, pp. 130 - 142, http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/17561450910974731
    Journal articles | 2009
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry CS, 2009, 'How indefeasible is your strata title? Unresolved problems in strata and community title', Bond Law Review, vol. 21, pp. 159 - 181
    Journal articles | 2008
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry CS, 2008, 'The Legal Fundamentals of High Rise Buildings and Master Planned Estates: Ownership, Governance and Living in Multi-Owned Housing with a Case Study on Children`s Play', Australian Property Law Journal, vol. 16, pp. 1 - 23
    Journal articles | 2007
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry CS, 2007, 'The in personam exception to indefeasibility: Unregistered legal interests and `personal equities` in the Torrems system', Journal of Equity, vol. 2, pp. 71 - 75
    Journal articles | 2007
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Bennett Moses LK; Sherry CS, 2007, 'Unregistered Access: Wheeldon v Burrows Easements and Easements by Prescription Over Torrens Land', Australian Law Journal, vol. 81, pp. 491 - 510, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000213572900006&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a
    Journal articles | 2006
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry CS, 2006, 'Termination of strata schemes in New South Wales - Proposals for reform', Australian Property Law Journal, vol. 13, pp. 227 - 239
    Journal articles | 2006
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry CS, 2006, 'Termination of Community Schemems', Australian Law Journal, vol. 80, pp. 19 - 20
    Journal articles | 1997
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry CS, 1997, 'Review of `Mabo: What the High Court Said and What the Government Did` by P Butt and R Eagleson', Indigenous Law Bulletin, pp. 25 - 25
    Journal articles | 1997
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry CS, 1997, 'Torrens Title Compensation for Loss - Recommendation for Reform', Australian Property Law Journal, pp. 251 - 258
    Journal articles | 1997
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry CS, 1997, 'Meat Pies and Apple Tarts', Australian Property Law Journal, pp. 78 - 83
    Journal articles | 1996
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 1996, 'Meat Pies and Apple Tarts: Spunwill Pty Ltd v BAB Pty Ltd (1994) 36 NSWLR 290', Australian Property Law Journal, vol. 4, pp. 78 - 83
    Journal articles | 1995
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry CS, 1995, 'Unilateral severance of a joint tenancy', Australian Property Law Journal, pp. 1 - 8
    Journal articles | 1995
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 1995, 'Unilateral Severance of a Joint Tenancy: Law Reform Commission Report 73, (1994)', Australian Property Law Journal, vol. 3, pp. 1 - 8
  • Reports | 2012
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry CS, 2012, Strata and Community Title Discussion Paper, Australia
    Reports | 2012
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Thorpe A; Holley C; Sherry C, 2012, Submission to the NSW Government on the New Planning System for NSW Green Paper, Australia
    Reports | 2012
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry CS, 2012, White Paper: Strata Title in Norfolk Island, Australia
    Reports | 2011
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry CS; Working Party , 2011, The Children's Hospital at Westmead, Working Party for the Prevention of Children Falling from Residential Buildings
    Reports | 2011
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2011, Outcomes Report Outcomes Report, The Children's Hospital at Westmead, Working Party for the Prevention of Children Falling from Residential Buildings
    Reports | 1994
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Chisolm R; East S; Sherry C, 1994, Discussion Paper 34 Review of the Adoption of Children Act 1965 (NSW)
    Reports | 1992
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Chisolm R; Bailey A; Sherry C; Niles S, 1992, Review of the Adoption Information Act 1990 + Summary Report, 69
    Reports | 1991
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 1991, Community Law Reform Program: Unilateral Severance of a Joint Tenancy
  • Conference Papers | 2017
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2017, 'Does Discrimination Law Apply to Strata Schemes?', Sydney, presented at Law Society of New South Wales Property Law Specialist Accreditation Conference, Sydney, 04 August 2017
    Conference Papers | 2017
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2017, 'Strata Title: The New Feudalism', Curtin University, Perth, presented at Beyond Sole Ownership, Australasian Property Law Teachers' Conference, Curtin University, Perth, 27 September 2017
    Conference Papers | 2017
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2017, 'Fertile Octogenarians in Cyberspace: Why and How to Use Technology to Connect the Law School Classroom to Legal Practice', in The Future of Australian Legal Education Conference 2017, Australian Academy of Law and Thomson Reuters, Sydney Australia, presented at The Future of Australian Legal Education Conference 2017, Sydney Australia, 11 August 2017 - 13 August 2017, http://www.academyoflaw.org.au/lec2017
    Conference Papers | 2017
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2017, 'Discrimination law and strata schemes', Routledge, Hunter Valley, presented at Strata Community Australia National Conference, Hunter Valley, 09 June 2017
    Conference Papers | 2017
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2017, 'Foraging Down Under', Boston, presented at American Association of Geographers Conference, Boston, 05 April 2017
    Conference Papers | 2017
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2017, 'Beyond Arrow Assett Management: Developers' Fiduciary Duties', Hamilton Island, presented at Australian College of Community Association Lawyers Conference, Hamilton Island
    Conference Presentations | 2016
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2016, 'Strata title: The new feudalism', presented at Lateral Property: Land, Law and Power Beyond Freehold, Birbeck College, University of London, 29 January 2016 - 29 January 2016
    Conference Papers | 2016
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2016, 'Allotments and Kleingarten: Legal lessons Australia can glean from the European tradition of urban farming', University of Sydney, presented at Food Governance Conference, University of Sydney, 01 November 2016
    Conference Papers | 2016
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2016, 'The Undersupply of Public Schooling in Sydney', Sydney, presented at Australasian College of Community Association Lawyers Conference, Sydney
    Conference Papers | 2015
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C; Easthope H, 2015, 'High Density Development and the Need for a New Inner City High School', Deakin University, presented at Multi-Owned Properties Colloquium, Deakin University, 04 February 2015
    Conference Papers | 2015
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2015, 'Fourth Generation Strata Laws for New South Wales', presented at Law Society Specialist Accreditation Conference (Property), 02 June 2015
    Conference Papers | 2015
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2015, 'Oh what a tangled web we weave: Strata legislation, equity and the common law', Brisbane, presented at Australasian College of Community Association Lawyers Conference, Brisbane
    Conference Papers | 2015
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2015, 'The Social, Political and Economic Implications of the Private Property Law Facilitating High Rise and Master-planned Developments', UTS, Sydney, presented at COBRA, UTS, Sydney
    Conference Papers | 2013
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2013, 'By-laws and the challenges those pose', Griffith University, presented at Griffith University Strata and Community Title Conference, Griffith University
    Other | 2012
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2012, Downton Abbey: Melodrama, frocks...and property law?, The Conversation
    Conference Presentations | 2012
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2012, 'Seminar 2: Framing: Key conventions, legislation, policy and partnerships', presented at Children, Young People and the Built Environment, UNSW, 17 May 2012
    Other | 2012
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2012, Lessons for Parents in Public Schools, Sydney Morning Herald
    Conference Papers | 2012
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2012, 'Lessons in democracy and capitalism: What strata title can learn from orthodox property law', presented at Law Society of NSW Specialist Accreditation Conference (Property), 10 April 2012
    Other | 2012
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2012, Feminism's clique does not help the cause, Sydney Morning Herald
    Other | 2011
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2011, You can't rote learn for life, Sydney Morning Herald
    Conference Papers | 2011
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2011, 'A bigger strata footprint: are we aware of the implications?', presented at Griffith University Strata and Community Title Conference, 07 September 2011
    Other | 2011
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2011, When the barriers between public and private space blur, Sydney Morning Herald
    Other | 2011
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2011, Life in Wisteria Lane, where others choose your curtains, Sydney Morning Herald
    Conference Papers | 2010
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2010, 'Owners Corporation Statutory and Common Law Liability for Injury on Common Property: Children's Falls from High Rise Buildings', Sydney, presented at Law Society of NSW Specialist Accreditation Conference (Property), Sydney
    Conference Papers | 2010
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2010, 'Management Rights Litigation - the sleeping lion', Sydney, presented at Law Society of NSW Specialist Accreditation Conference (Property), Sydney
    Other | 2009
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2009, Kids can't fly, Sydney Morning Herald
    Conference Presentations | 2007
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry CS, 2007, 'Property Law and its Implications for Children`s Play', presented at Come and Play Outside: A Multi-Disciplinary Symposium (Institute of Advanced Studies, University of Western Australia, and Australian Research Alliance for Children and Youth), University of Western Australia, Perth, 28 September 2007 - 29 September 2007
    Other | 2007
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2007, Wrong moves - and words - for young girls, Sydney Morning Herald
    Other | 2007
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2007, Take note of London, to avoid a load of old cobbles for Sydney, Sydney MOrning Herald
    Conference Presentations | 2007
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2007, 'Alternative Legal Structures to Strata and Community Title', presented at UNSW Continuing Legal Education, Property Law: Strata & Community Titles, 29 March 2007
    Other | 2006
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2006, Senator finds toughest division, The Courier Mail
    Other | 2006
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2006, Government schools secular with good reason, The Age
    Other | 2006
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2006, The truth about housework and motherhood, The Age
    Conference Presentations | 2005
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2005, 'Powers of Attorney – Legislation and applicable common law', presented at Property Law Update, UNSW CLE, 19 October 2005
    Other | 2005
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2005, "The Big Picture" Review of Motherhood: How Should We Care for Our Children? by Anne Manne
    Conference Papers | 2005
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2005, 'Termination of Strata Schemes in New South Wales', University of South Pacific, Port Vila, presented at Australasian Property Law Teachers' Conference, University of South Pacific, Port Vila, 04 April 2005
    Conference Presentations | 2005
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2005, 'Mortgagee's Power of Sale', presented at Loans, Mortgages and Guarantees, UNSW CLE, 01 March 2005
    Conference Presentations | 2005
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2005, 'Practitioner’s Fruit Salad – Mortgagee’s power of sale, powers of attorney and Crown licences', presented at Far North Coast Law Society Annual Seminar, 25 February 2005
    Conference Presentations | 2004
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2004, 'Land Transactions and the New Powers of Attorney Legislation', presented at Major Changes in Property Law 2004: Stamp duties, powers of attorney, leases, 16 June 2004
    Other | 2004
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2004, Full-time job no liberation for mums, Sydney Morning Herald
    Other | 2003
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2003, Wanted, part-time work for wasted women's skills, The Age
    Other | 2003
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2003, A woman's right, and sometimes she's not, The Sunday Age
    Other | 2003
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2003, Open the window before it's too late, baby, The Sunday Age
    Other | 2002
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2002, A media vibe based on motherhood myth, The Sunday Age
    Conference Papers | 2002
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2002, 'Women and work: The vibe vs the statistics', Caius College, Pymble, Sydney, presented at Women’s Action Alliance Conference, Caius College, Pymble, Sydney, 02 November 2002
    Other | 2002
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2002, Doing it tough? Perhaps it's time for a reality check, The Sunday Age
    Other | 2002
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2002, Misleading the daughters of the revolution, The Sunday Age
    Other | 2002
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2002, Australian Catholic University evaluates the impact of paid maternity leave, Guest commentator, ABC TV Business Breakfast
    Other | 2002
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2002, DINKs choosing a childless life are not those who need help, Sydney Morning Herald
    Other | 2002
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2002, Homework the only way to get sums right on maternity allowance, Sydney Morning Herald
    Other | 2002
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2002, Working for change for mothers and children, The Sunday Age
    Other | 2002
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2002, Baby, or not baby, that is the question, The Sunday Age
    Other | 2001
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2001, Rear View: Working Hours, Guest commentator, ABC Radio, Life Matters
    Other | 2001
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2001, We can't dictate mothers' choices, The Age
    Other | 2001
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 2001, Children: the justifiable imperative, The Sunday Age
    Conference Papers | 1996
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 1996, 'Mabo and Racial Discrimination', University of Glasgow, Scotland, presented at Law and Society Conference, University of Glasgow, Scotland, 16 April 1996
    Conference Papers | 1994
    Associate Professor Cathy Sherry
    Sherry C, 1994, 'Birth Mothers in the 1960s', University of Sydney, presented at Public Interest Law Conference, University of Sydney, 05 September 1994

Awards

Academic of the Year, Lawyers Weekly Women in Law Awards 2017

Winner, Individual Category, Legal Innovation Index 2015

UNSW Vice Chancellor's Award for Teaching Excellence

NSW Department of Training and Education and Australian College of Educators' Award

ACCAL Research Award 2012

 

Grants

 

  • Cathy Sherry and Peter Butt, White Paper on Strata Title Law, Administration of Norfolk Island, 2011-2, ($93,000)
  • Cathy Sherry, Faculty Learning and Teaching Grant, ‘Connecting to the real world: novel use of Moodle for an authentic understanding of law’, 2015, ($9,050)
  • Leon Terrill, Cathy Sherry and Julian Laurens, Faculty Learning and Teaching Grant, 'Assessing the Impact and Consequences of Closed Book Law Exams', ($4,500)
  • Cathy Sherry, Law Foundation Grant for research project on Maternity leave in the legal profession, 1996, ($2000)

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