Dr Cassandra Steer
Mission Specialist | Senior Lecturer, ANU Institute of Space | ANU College of Law
Dr Cassandra Steer is a Mission Specialist with the ANU Institute of Space (InSpace), and a Senior Lecturer at the ANU College of Law.
She is a Technical Advisory Group member for the Australian Space Agency, and consults to the Australian, Canadian and US departments of defence on issues of space security. Her research focuses on space governance and space security, including space situational awareness and sustainability.
She has published widely on the application of the law of armed conflict and use of force in outer space, including her recent work “War and Peace in Outer Space: Law, Policy, Ethics”, and has begun research on incorporating Indigenous knowledge into space governance.