Dr Amy Nethery

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Lecturer In Politics And Policy Studies

Faculty

Faculty of Arts and Education

Department

SHSS Arts & Ed

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Qualifications

Bachelor of Arts, University of Newcastle, 1999
Doctor of Philosophy, Deakin University, 2011

Contact

amy.nethery@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 924 68988

Research interests

Migration and asylum policy in Australia and Asia; citizenship and governance; theories and histories of incarceration; policy development in democracies.

Affiliations

Australian Political Science Association

Refugee Council of Australia

Units taught

AIP116 Modern Political Ideologies
AIP209 Asylum Challenges in Australia and Asia
AIP230 Public Policy in Australia

Awards

2014 Boyer Prize for the best original article published in Australian Journal of International Affairs in 2014 (‘Australian-Indonesian cooperation’).

2011 Isi Leibler Prize for the thesis that best advances knowledge about racism in Australia (Immigration detention in Australia).

Projects

2016: Forced migration and regional cooperation Southeast Asia: policymakers’ perceptions, strategies and constraints, funded by CRGS.

2016: Secrecy and human rights in Australia's offshore detention centres, funded by ADI Research Dissemination Grant.

Publications

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2015

An early career academic network: what worked and what didn’t

Dr Emma Price, Dr Brian Coffey, Dr Amy Nethery

(2015), Vol. 39, pp. 680-698, Journal of further and higher education, London, Eng., C1

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Understanding immigration detention and its human impact

Stephanie Silverman, Dr Amy Nethery

(2015), pp. 1-12, Immigration detention: the migration of a policy, Abingdon, Eng., B1

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At the discretion of management: immigration detention in Indonesia

Dr Amy Nethery, Brynna Rafferty-Brown, Savitri Taylor

(2015), pp. 114-124, Immigration detention: The migration of a policy and its human impact, Abingdon, Eng., B1

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2014

Australia-Indonesia cooperation on asylum-seekers: a case of 'incentivised policy transfer'

Dr Amy Nethery, Carly Gordyn

(2014), Vol. 68, pp. 177-193, Australian Journal of International Affairs, Oxford, England, C1

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Australia, ASEAN, and forced migration in Asia

Dr Amy Nethery

(2014), pp. -, Australia-ASEAN dialogue: tracing 40 years of partnership, New York, B1

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2013

Taking our houses : perceptions of the impact of asylum seekers, refugees and new migrants on housing assistance in Melbourne

Angela Spinney, Dr Amy Nethery

(2013), Vol. 12, pp. 179-189, Social policy and society, Cambridge, England, C1

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Exporting detention : Australia-funded immigration detention in Indonesia

Dr Amy Nethery, Brynna Rafferty-Brown, Savitri Taylor

(2013), Vol. 26, pp. 88-109, Journal of refugee studies, Oxford, England, C1

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2012

Partialism, executive control, and the deportation of permanent residents from Australia

Dr Amy Nethery

(2012), Vol. 18, pp. 729-740, Population, space and place, West Sussex, England, C1

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Truth-telling at the border : an audience appraisal of border security

Dr Emma Price, Dr Amy Nethery

(2012), pp. 148-156, Media international Australia : incorporating culture and policy, St Lucia, Qld., C1

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Separate and invisible : a carceral history of Australian islands

Dr Amy Nethery

(2012), Vol. 6, pp. 85-98, Shima, Sydney, N.S.W., C1

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2010

Temporary protection and the refugee convention in Australia,Denmark, and Germany

Prof Fethi Mansouri, Dr Michael Leach, Dr Amy Nethery

(2010), Vol. 26, pp. 135-147, Refuge : Canada's periodical on refugees, North York, Canada, C1

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2009

'A modern day concentration camp' : using history to make sense of Australian immigration detention centres

Dr Amy Nethery

(2009), pp. 65-80, Does history matter? Making and debating citizenship, immigration and refugee policy in Australia and New Zealand, Canberra, A. C. T., B1-1

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2008

Forced migration in the Asia-Pacific : prospects and implications for Australia

Dr Michael Leach, Dr Amy Nethery

(2008), pp. 102-119, Global crises and risks, South Melbourne, Vic, B1-1

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2007

Australia's response to asylum seekers

Dean Lusher, Nikola Balvin, Dr Amy Nethery, Joanne Tropea

(2007), pp. 9-20, Yearning to breathe free : seeking asylum in Australia, Leichhardt, N.S.W., B1-1

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