Gordon Christie


LL.B. Victoria, Ph.D California

Tel: 604.822.9872
E-mail: christie@allard.ubc.ca
Office Location: Allard Hall, room 445


Professor Christie has a LL.B. from the University of Victoria, and a Ph.D. (in philosophy) from the University of California, Santa Barbara. He has taught in universities in Canada and the United States, in Faculties of Law, and Departments of Philosophy and Indigenous Studies. Most recently he was an Assistant Professor at Osgoode Hall Law School (1998 - 2004), where he also acted as Director of the Intensive Program in Aboriginal Lands, Resources and Governments.


  • Torts
  • First Nations and Canadian Law
  • Perspectives

Representative Published Works

  • "Law, Legal Theory and Aboriginal Peoples?" (2003) 2 Indigenous Law Journal 70
  • "Aboriginal Citizenship: Section 35, Section 15 and Section 25" (2003) 7(4) Citizenship Studies 481
  • "Judicial Justification of a Recent Development in Aboriginal Law?" (2002) 17(2) Canadian Journal of Law & Society 41
  • "Justifying Principles of Treaty Interpretation?" (2000) 26 (1) Queen's Law Journal 143
  • "Aboriginal Culture, Aboriginal Rights, and Protection?" (1998) 36 Osgoode

Publications listed on the Law Library Faculty Research Publications Database.