Adam Bandt MP


Adam is the Federal Member for Melbourne and Adam has portfolio responsibilities within the Greens for climate change, energy, employment & industrial relations and science, research and innovation.

Before becoming an MP, Adam worked as a public interest lawyer representing some of Melbourne’s lowest paid workers, including outworkers in the clothing industry.

Adam completed undergraduate degrees in Arts (Politics, Philosophy & Sociology) and Law at Murdoch University before completing a PhD in the Arts Faculty at Monash University in 2008, which looked at the recent trend of governments suspending basic human rights in areas such as migration, workplace relations and criminal law.