Professor Dan Hunter is the Executive Dean of the Faculty of Law, Queensland University of Technology (QUT), and was previously the Founding Dean of Swinburne Law School.

He is an international expert in internet and intellectual property law, in artificial intelligence and cognitive science models of law, and in legaltech and legal innovation.

He holds a PhD from Cambridge on the nature of legal reasoning, as well as computer science and law degrees from Monash University, and a Master of Laws by research from the University of Melbourne. 

He has taught at law schools in Australia, England and the United States, including Cambridge University, Melbourne Law School, New York Law School and the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. 

Professor Hunter regularly publishes on artificial intelligence, legal technology, and the theory of intellectual property.

His most recent books have been A History of Intellectual Property in 50 Objects (Cambridge), The Oxford Introductions to U.S. Law: Intellectual Property (OUP, 2012) and two books on gamification, The Gamification Toolkit (Wharton Digital, 2015) and For the Win (Wharton Digital, 2012) (which has been translated into ten languages).