Rosemary Kayess

Senior Research Fellow
Books
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Kayess RJ; Goggin G; Thill C, 2020, Listening to Disability: Voices of Democracy [Forthcoming], Interdisciplinary Disability Studies, Routlege
2020
Kayess R; Lord JE, 2017, Routledge Handbook of Disability Law, Routledge
2017
Book Chapters
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Kayess RJ, 2018, 'Equality and Inclusive Education', in De Beco G; Lord J; Quinlivan S (ed.), The Right to Inclusive Education in International Human Rights Law, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/9781316392881
2018
Kayess RJ; Smith B, 2017, 'Human Rights Charters and Disability', in Australian Charters of Rights a Decade On, Federation Press
2017
Kayess RJ; Green J, 2016, 'Today's Lesson is on Diversity: A Reflection on Inclusive Education', in Routledge Handbook of Disability Law and Human Rights, Routledge
2016
Kayess R; French P, 2008, 'Deadly Currents Beneath Calm Waters: Persons with Disability and the Right to Life in Australia', in Clements L; Read J (ed.), Disabled People and the Right to Life: The Protection and Violation of Disabled People’s Most Basic Human Rights, Routledge, http://www.researchgate.net/publication/228183151_Deadly_Currents_Beneath_Calm_Waters_Persons_with_Disability_and_the_Right_to_Life_in_Australia
2008
Kayess RJ; Banks R, 1998, 'Disability advocacy: too much talk and not enough action', in Justice for People with Disabilities Legal and Institutional Issues, Federation Press
1998
Conference Presentations
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Kayess R, 2007, 'National Implementation and Monitoring: Engaging Civil Society', presented at Asia-Pacific Forum of National Human Rights Institutions, Sydney, 25 September 2007 - 28 September 2007
2007
Kayess R, 2007, 'Protecting the Rights of Women with Disability', presented at Diverse and Inclusive Practice: Redrawing the Boundaries, Novotel Brighton Beach, Brighton-Le-Sands, Sydney, 08 November 2007 - 09 November 2007
2007
Journal articles
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Fisher KR; Purcal C; Jones A; Lutz D; Robinson S; Kayess R, 2019, 'What place is there for shared housing with individualized disability support?', Disability and Rehabilitation, pp. 1 - 9, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09638288.2019.1615562
2019
Meltzer A; Kayess R; Bates S, 2018, 'Perspectives of people with intellectual disability about open, sheltered and social enterprise employment: Implications for expanding employment choice through social enterprises', Social Enterprise Journal, vol. 14, pp. 225 - 244,
2018
Meltzer A; Kayess R; Bates S, 2018, 'Perspectives of people with intellectual disability about open, sheltered and social enterprise employment: Implications for expanding employment choice through social enterprises', Social Enterprise Journal, vol. 14, pp. 225 - 244, http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/SEJ-06-2017-0034
2018
Evans EJ; Howlett S; Kremser T; Simpson J; Kayess R; Trollor JN, 2012, 'Service Development for Intellectual Disability Mental Health: A Human Rights Approach', Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, vol. 56, pp. 1098 - 1109, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2788.2012.01636.x
2012
Evans E; Howlett S; Kremser J; Simpson R; Kayess, R ; Trollor JN, 2012, 'Service development for intellectual disability mental health: a human rights approach', Journal of Intellectual Disability Research. Special Issue: Human Rights and People with Intellectual Disabilities, vol. 56, pp. 1098 - 1109
2012
Kayess R, 2011, 'The Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities: A methodology for collaboration in capacity building and research', Development Bulletin
2011
Loo CK; Trollor JN; Alonzo A; Rendina N; Kayess, R , 2010, 'Mental health legislation and psychiatric treatments in NSW: electroconvulsive therapy and deep brain stimulation', Australasian Psychiatry, vol. 18, pp. 417 - 425
2010
Loo CK; Trollor JN; Alonzo A; Rendina N; Kayess R, 2010, 'Mental health legislation and psychiatric treatments in NSW: electroconvulsive therapy and deep brain stimulation', Australasian Psychiatry, vol. 18, pp. 417 - 425, http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/10398562.2010.508125
2010
Kayess RJ, 2009, 'The Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities: Why it is needed?', Development Bulletin
2009
Kayess RJ; Shulman J, 2009, 'The Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and inclusive education in Australia', Human Rights Defender, vol. 18
2009
Kayess R; French PJ, 2008, 'Out of Darkness into Light? Introducing the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities', Human Rights Law Review, vol. 8, pp. 1 - 34, http://hrlr.oxfordjournals.org/content/8/1/1.abstract
2008
Kayess R; French PJ, 2007, 'Protecting the Rights of Persons with Disabilities: A New Convention', PRECEDENT, vol. 83, pp. 4 - 8
2007
Kayess R; Fogarty B, 2007, 'The rights and dignity of persons with disabilities - a United Nations convention', Alternative Law Journal, vol. 32, pp. 22 - 27
2007
Reports
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Davy L; Fisher K; Wehbe A; Purcal C; Robinson S; Kayess R; Santos D, 2019, Review of implementation of the National Disability Strategy 2010-2020: Final report, UNSW Social Policy Research Centre, Sydney, http://dx.doi.org/10.26190/5c7494b61edc4
2019
Davy L; Laurens J; Kayess R; Bates S, 2018, Special Disability Trusts, SPRC, UNSW Sydney, Sydney, http://dx.doi.org/10.26190/5bbff37996624
2018
Griffiths A; Nethery D; Robinson S; Bates S; Kidd E; Kayess R, 2017, My Choice Matters Evaluation - Stage 4 and Final Report, Social Policy Research Centre, UNSW Sydney, Sydney, SPRC Report 05/17, http://dx.doi.org/10.4225/53/58f56b245333f
2017
Zmudzki FG; Griffiths A; Bates S; Katz I; Kayess R, 2016, Evaluation of Crisis Respite Services, Social Policy Research Centre, UNSW Australia, https://www.sprc.unsw.edu.au/media/SPRCFile/Crisis_Respite_Services_Evaluation__Final_Report.pdf
2016
Griffiths AM; Robinson S; Bates S; Kidd E; Kayess R, 2016, My Choice Matters Evaluation - Fieldwork Report Stage 3, Social Policy Research Centre, UNSW Australia, Sydney, 07/16, https://www.sprc.unsw.edu.au/media/SPRCFile/My_Choice_Matters_Evaluation__Fieldwork_Report_Stage_3.pdf
2016
Griffiths AM; Nethery D; Robinson S; Bates S; Meltzer A; Kayess R, 2015, My Choice Matters Evaluation: Fieldwork report stage 2, Social Policy Research Centre, UNSW, Sydney, SPRC Report 16/2015, http://www.sprc.unsw.edu.au/media/SPRCFile/My_Choice_Matters_Evaluation__Fieldwork_Report_Stage_2.pdf
2015

2015 – ACDL’s Volunteer Program for the CLCNSW Award. 

Awarded as part of Law and Justice Foundation’s annual Justice Awards. This award recognises a volunteer or volunteer program that has demonstrated outstanding commitment to improving access to justice. 

2014 – Dean’s Award for Research Society Impact

The Awards celebrate excellent research performance by academics in the Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences.

2005 – Nominated for the Australian Human Rights Medal

Australian Human Right Awards. Nominated for my body of work in the field of human rights and disability.

2004 - Law and Justice Foundation, Combined Community Legal Centres Volunteer Award

Awarded as part of Law and Justice Foundation’s annual Justice Awards. This award recognises a volunteer or volunteer program that has demonstrated outstanding commitment to improving access to justice

1995 - University of NSW, Alumni Award

Every year UNSW formally recognises former students, both in Australia and overseas, who have achieved distinction in their field of endeavour. The UNSW Alumni Awards for Achievement are given in recognition of alumni who have made an outstanding contribution to the community, who have stimulated new ideas and services and who have exhibited exceptional dedication, creativity or leadership.

Disability, human rights, disability discrimination, international law, equality.