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Marilyn Bromberg


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

    6009 Perth


  • 12 Citations
  • 2 h-Index
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Personal profile


Originally from Toronto, Canada, Marilyn commenced work as a freelance journalist for Canada's largest newspaper, The Toronto Star, at age 14. Six years later she created her own magazine, On the Wall and commenced working as a television producer at matrix produxions in Toronto.

Marilyn graduated with a BBA (Honours) from the Schulich School of Business at York University, an LLB (Dist) from The University of Western Australia, a PhD from Murdoch University and a Graduate Certificate in University Teaching from The University of Notre Dame Australia (Fremantle Campus). She completed a semester on exchange at the London School of Economics at the University of London. She also received a full bursary from the Canadian Federal Government to study in a French immersion course at the Cegep de Trois-Rivieres as part of the Summer Language Bursary Program.

Prior to commencing work as a Senior Lecturer at The University of Western Australia, Marilyn enjoyed working as an academic at the Law School at The University of Notre Dame Australia (Fremantle Campus) for six years. Marilyn also works as a consultant in her research areas for legal organisations.

Some of the venues/conferences where Marilyn has spoken include: Harvard University, The Supreme Court of Canada, the Family Court of Western Australia, the Melbourne Law School at the University of Melbourne, the Australian National University Law School and the State Administrative Tribunal.

If you have an inquiry regarding Marilyn speaking at a function/conference, completing consulting work or supervising a thesis, please contact her.

Roles and responsibilities

Marilyn is currently the Director of the Juris Doctor Program at the Law School.

Funding overview

-Healthway Exploratory Research Grant - received approximately $71,000 with Associate Professor Meredith Blake and Ms Justine Howard to research how to use the law to lower obesity rates

-Law School Internal Research Grant - $1,000 to fund the airfare and accommodation to speak at the Australian Women Lawyers' 2018 Conference in Sydney in August 2018
-UWA Impact Research Grant - $6,860 to fund the airfare, accommodation and expenses to travel to Spain in 2018 to speak about energy drinks research at a conference and also to pay for the airfare, accommodation and expenses to share this research in Melbourne and Canberra later in 2018
-Law School Internal Research Grant - $3,719.99
to fund the airfare, accommodation and expenses associated with speaking at the IACA/NACM Excellence on a Global Scale Conference in Washington DC (2017)
-Telethon - Perth Children’s Hospital Research Fund Grant, over $250,000 with a team of academics across disciplines (2016)

Teaching overview

Marilyn teaches Social Media and the Law, Professional Practice and Procedure.

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, BBA (Hon), LLB (Dist), Grad Cert University Teaching


  • Social Media
  • Body Image Law
  • Health Law

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social media Social Sciences
judiciary Social Sciences
lawyer Social Sciences
Nicotine Medicine & Life Sciences
Tobacco Products Medicine & Life Sciences
Legislation Medicine & Life Sciences
Beauty Medicine & Life Sciences
legal profession Social Sciences

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Research Output 2013 2019

  • 12 Citations
  • 2 h-Index
  • 15 Article
  • 1 Chapter

One does not simply sell e-cigarettes in Australia: An overview of Australian e-cigarette regulations’

Gartner, C. & Bromberg, M., Aug 2019, The Regulation of E-cigarettes: International, European and National Challenges . Gruszczynski, L. (ed.). Edward Elgar Publishing, p. 249-279 (Elgar Studies in Health and the Law).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperChapter

social media
Open Access
Tobacco Products
Medical Marijuana
legal profession
social media
human being
social media

Projects 2017 2018