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Andrew Hughes

Anthony T Hughes has taught in the School of Law at the University of New South Wales since 2004 and previously taught in its School of History for over a decade. He is also Adjunct Professor at Boston University Sydney Internship Program and has taught at the University of Western Sydney and the University of New England. He has lectured at universities in Canada, China, the Kingdom of Thailand, Switzerland and the Republic of Ireland. He has written widely on social, cultural and legal issues. Dr Hughes was Executive Officer of the UNSW Centre for Olympic Studies from 1996 to 2004. He is a visiting professor at the Humanistic Centre for Olympic Studies, at Renmin University, Beijing and Honorary Consultant at the Art Research Centre for the Olympic Games at the Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing. In 2005 he was awarded the UNSW Vice Chancellor’s Award for Teaching Excellence.

He is the co-author of Essays in Sport and the Law, The Game for the Game Itself: A History of Sydney Suburban Rugby and The Pavilion on The Village Green: A History of Sport at UNSW.

Hughes is an Honorary Life Member of UNSW FC, where he played for 14 years. He was awarded a Blue in 1982.

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