Carnegie Mellon University

Jack Quirk

Jack Quirk

Ph.D. Student

5000 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213


Jack Quirk graduated with a combined Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Arts from the University of Western Australia in 2012 and a Bachelor of Arts (with Honors) in English Literature at the University of Melbourne in 2013. He practiced law in Australia from 2014 to 2017 and gained admission as a Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Victoria in 2015. Jack commenced a Master of Arts and Doctorate of Philosophy in Literary and Cultural Studies at Carnegie Mellon University in Fall 2017. His research focuses on the intersections of law and literature and how legal theory can be applied to literary works.