• The University of Western Australia (M253), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth


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Personal profile


Camilla Baasch Andersen is a Professor at University of Western Australia. She was previously a Senior Lecturer at the University of Leicester in the United Kingdom, a lecturer at the Centre for Commercial Law Studies at Queen Mary, University of London and before that she was a PhD research and teaching fellow at University of Copenhagen in her native Denmark. She has lectured externally for several universities, including SOAS in London (UK), University of Essex (UK), University of Turku (Finland) and Victoria University (Melbourne, Australia). She has worked with the CISG Advisory Council, and been the National Reporter for the United Kingdom for the International Academy of Comparative Law. She is a Trade Law Expert for UNCITRAL and sits on the UNCITRAL Australian Co-ordination Committee. She works closely with business, government and academia in pursuit of Commercial Law facilitating trade, and has written extensively on the CISG, international commerce, pro-active approaches to law and comparative commercial law. Prof Andersen was the founding co-editor of The Journal of Comparative Law and is a Fellow at the Institute of International Commercial Law at Pace Law School.

Roles and responsibilities

Director of Higher Degrees by Research
Graduate Research Co-ordinator

Future research

Good Faith
Visualisation in commercial contract law
Judicialisation of arbitration

Funding overview

Matariki Visiting Professor Grant (2015), Leverhulme (2009), British Council (2008)

Teaching overview

Foundations of International Commercial Law
International Sales Law
Financing of International Trade Law
Comparative Law
International Commercial Law
Commercial Practice


International Sales (CISG) and Comparative Commercial Law
International Commercial Dispute Resolution (esp. International Commercial Arbitration)

Previous positions

Trade Law Expert UNCITRAL
Fellow PACE Institute of International Commercial Law (New York)
Sales Law Expert (SiLS)


Fluent: Danish
Conversational: Spanish


  • International commercial law
  • Comparative law (commercial)
  • Harmonisation of law (commercial)
  • Dispute resolution (commercial arbitration)

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Research Output 1998 2019

Open Access

Comic contracts and other ways to make the law understandable

Andersen, C., 19 Jan 2018, The Conversation.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle


Practitioner's Guide to the CISG

Andersen, C. B., Mazzotta, F. G. & Zeller, B., 3 Jan 2018, 2nd ed. Huntington, New York: Juris. 1022 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

The CISG and the United Kingdom - exploring coherency and private international law

Hayward, B., Zeller, B. & Andersen, C. B., Jul 2018, In : International and Comparative Law Quarterly. 67, 3, p. 607–641 35 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

private law
international law

Cost and Burden of Proof Under the CISG - A Discussion Amongst Experts

Kroll, S., Dimatteo, L., Schroeter, U. G., Janssen, A. & Andersen, C., 2017, In : International Trade and Business Law Review. 20, p. 203-244

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Projects 2017 2021

Activities 2018 2018

  • 1 Membership of committee
  • 1 Membership of network

Press / Media

Comic contracts

Camilla Andersen


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Can a binding contract use pictures rather than words?

Camilla Andersen


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media