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Kinchin, Niamh Dr

Senior Lecturer

  • School of Law
  • Faculty of Business and Law

Overview


Niamh has been with the law school since 2009, beginning as a sessional lecturer before joining the university on a continuing basis in 2015. Her primary teaching areas are Refugee Law, Administrative Law and Constitutional Law. Niamh is currently the Discipline Leader and Academic Program Director for Law.

Top Publications


    Year Title
    2018 Administrative Justice in the UN: Procedural Protections, Gaps and Proposals for Reform

Research Overview


  • Niamh’s primary research interests are in technology, refugees and the law, administrative justice, global administrative law and public law within the international and Australian context. Her current research includes projects on law, justice and the digital transformation of the Australian migration and asylum system, and the evolution of constitutional principles in Australia.

Available as Research Supervisor

Available for Collaborative Projects

Selected Publications


Available as Research Supervisor

Potential Supervision Topics


  • Refugee Law, Technology and Law, Administrative Law, Constitutional Law, International Law (UN system, Human Rights

Advisees


  • Graduate Advising Relationship

    Degree Research Title Advisee
    Doctor of Philosophy Confronting the ghosts and horrible misdeeds of our past: The National Apology to victims and survivors of institutional child sexual abuse and its relationship to leadership, legitimacy and legacy Bryant, Lachlan
    Doctor of Philosophy The Adoption of Electronic Arbitration System as a Solution for Electronic Commerce Disputes: The Case of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Aldosari, Basmah Mubarak A

Teaching Overview


  • I teach and lead a large, compulsory law subject (Administrative Law) as well as an elective that focuses on a discrete area of law (Refugee Law). 

Top Publications


    Year Title
    2018 Administrative Justice in the UN: Procedural Protections, Gaps and Proposals for Reform

Research Overview


  • Niamh’s primary research interests are in technology, refugees and the law, administrative justice, global administrative law and public law within the international and Australian context. Her current research includes projects on law, justice and the digital transformation of the Australian migration and asylum system, and the evolution of constitutional principles in Australia.

Selected Publications


Potential Supervision Topics


  • Refugee Law, Technology and Law, Administrative Law, Constitutional Law, International Law (UN system, Human Rights

Advisees


  • Graduate Advising Relationship

    Degree Research Title Advisee
    Doctor of Philosophy Confronting the ghosts and horrible misdeeds of our past: The National Apology to victims and survivors of institutional child sexual abuse and its relationship to leadership, legitimacy and legacy Bryant, Lachlan
    Doctor of Philosophy The Adoption of Electronic Arbitration System as a Solution for Electronic Commerce Disputes: The Case of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Aldosari, Basmah Mubarak A

Teaching Overview


  • I teach and lead a large, compulsory law subject (Administrative Law) as well as an elective that focuses on a discrete area of law (Refugee Law). 
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