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Eliza Hew

Eliza Hew

Project Support Officer

Eliza is a Juris Doctor and Master of Social Work graduate from RMIT University. Eliza provides project support across multiple projects, including across the CIJ’s family violence research agenda.

Prior to commencing employment with the CIJ, Eliza held numerous volunteer and internship positions across the CIJ’s co-located partners, including at Open Circle. Eliza has experience advocating for persons subject to involuntary mental health treatment and in promoting their views and preferences.

Eliza is passionate about working towards a justice system that is accessible, innovative and effective in meeting the diverse needs of its users. Eliza is committed to the value of interdisciplinary practice, particularly in the legal and social work industries.

Eliza holds a Juris Doctor (RMIT University), Master of Social Work (RMIT University) and a Bachelor of Arts (Criminology Major) (The University of Melbourne).