Researcher biography

Lisa Samarkovski is an Associate Lecturer at the TC Beirne School of Law, and currently teaches taxation law to postgraduate students in the Master of Commerce and Master of International Commercial Law programs. Lisa holds a Master of Taxation from the University of New South Wales, a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Queensland, and a Bachelor of Laws with Honours, a Bachelor of Commerce and a Graduate Certificate in Higher Education from Griffith University. Lisa is also a Chartered Tax Adviser (CTA) of The Tax Institute. Prior to joining the University of Queensland in 2019, Lisa lectured in tax law at Griffith University and is also a former tax officer. She is currently a doctoral candidate in the Griffith Business School and her thesis explores the impact of tax on terminal wealth.