Amy Hamilton

PhD Candidate
BA(Hons 1)/LLB (Hons 1) '16; GDLP '18

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Amy Hamilton is PhD candidate at the ANU. Her thesis explores representations of Australian citizenship in law and literature. Amy completed a Bachelor of Arts/Laws graduating with first class honours in 2016 (ANU). Prior to commencing her PhD, Amy worked as a parliamentary counsel. She lives and works on Ngunnawal and Gadigal lands.

Philosophy & approach

Teaching is a collaborative process between me and my students. I aim to create an inclusive space where students can grapple with content and ask questions of myself and one another. My educational focus is on building legal reasoning, critical thinking and collaborative learning skills.

Past courses

  • Contracts


Novel citizens: represenations of citizenship in law and literature


Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Primary supervisor

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