Hamish is a PhD candidate on the ARC Laureate Project. His current research focusses on the philosophical and scientific underpinnings of patent law. In particular, his research explores how the law conceptualises and regulates modern biotechnology products. He is also interested in the interrelationship between law and science, and how these domains influence and depend upon one another. Hamish completed a dual degree in Science/Laws (Honours) in June 2017, with a major in chemistry.