Associate Professor Keturah Whitford

Keturah Whitford is Dean of Staff at the Australian National University. She is also Associate Professor and Reader in business law in the Research School of Accounting. Prior to her appointment at the ANU Keturah was head of the School of Law at the University of Canberra. She has taught and published in areas of company and insolvency law, banking law and business law.

Keturah has many years experience as a legal practitioner, initially in private practice and later working for the State Bank of South Australia, Street Thompson Holdings Ltd (a listed public company) and the Australian Association of Permanent Building Societies. She is a board member of St John Ambulance (ACT).

Keturah holds the degrees of Bachelor of Laws, Master of Laws and a Diploma of Education from the University of Adelaide. She is admitted as a barrister and solicitor in South Australia, the Australian Capital Territory and the High Court of Australia.

Keturah lives with her husband Anthony on a small rural property near Canberra. They have three sons.