Ms Angela Kintominas

Angela Kintominas is a Scientia PhD Scholar and Teaching Fellow at UNSW Law. Her research interests include feminist legal and critical theory, gender, migration and feminized work. Her doctoral project explores the histories and futures of regulating informal household-based domestic work in Australia. She has researched and written on migrant grandparents and childcare, temporary migrant workers, technology and migration, au pairing and surrogacy. She is a Research Associate with the Migrant Worker Justice Initiative and the Social Policy Research Centre (on ARCDP Markets, Migration & Care) and a current editor of the Human Rights Defender. Angela obtained a Master of Laws (LLM) from Columbia Law School as a Lionel Murphy Scholar, where she was awarded the Walter Gellhorn Prize for highest academic achievement. She has a Bachelor of Arts (Hons 1) and Bachelor of Laws (Hons 1) from UNSW Sydney, and was the Valedictorian of her LLB graduating cohort.

Journal articles

Berg L; Farbenblum B; Kintominas A, 2020, 'Addressing Exploitation in Supply Chains: Is technology a game changer for worker voice?', The Anti-Trafficking Review, pp. 47 - 66,

Kintominas A, 2020, 'Women, work and care in the Asia-Pacific by Marian Baird, Michele Ford and Elizabeth Hill (eds) (2017)', International Journal of Care and Caring, vol. 4, pp. 451 - 452,


Berg L; Farbenblum B; Huang Y; Lee D; Saleh S; Sharma A; Kintominas A, 2020, "As If We Weren't Humans": The abandonment of temporary migrants in Australia during COVID-19, Migrant Worker Justice Initiative,

Hamilton M; Kintominas A; Brennan D, 2018, The Temporary Sponsored Parent Visa, Migrant Grandparents and Transnational Family Life, UNSW Sydney, Sydney,,

Farbenblum B; Berg L; Kintominas A, 2018, Transformative Technology for Migrant Workers: Opportunities, Challenges and Risks, Open Society Foundations, New York,,

Finkelstein A; Mac Dougall S; Kintominas A; Olsen A, 2016, Surrogacy Law and Policy in the U.S: A National Conversation Informed by Global Lawmaking


Baldassar L; Hill E; Hamilton M; Brennan D; Dymond T; Withers M; Stevens C; Kintominas A, 2020, Submission to the Select Committee on Temporary Migration on the impact temporary migration has on the Australian economy, wages and jobs, social cohesion and workplace rights and conditions,

Farbenblum B; Berg L; Kintominas A, 2018, Submission to Australian Human Rights Commission Consultation into Human Rights and Technology,

Walter Gellhorn Prize for Highest Academic Achievement in LLM, Columbia Law School (2016)

James Kent Scholar (equiv. of First Class Honours), Columbia University Law School (2016)

Lionel Murphy Endowment Postgraduate Scholarship (2015)

Valedictorian of Graduating LLB Class, UNSW Law School (2013)

UNSW Law Dean’s List, UNSW Law (2012)

Bill Ashcroft Prize for Best Essay on Australian Literature, UNSW Faculty of Arts (2010)


Kintominas A; Hamilton M, 2019, Migrant grandparents to fill childcare gap, but at what cost?,

Teaching Activity

Legal Research & Writing: Australian Law (LAWS1160/JURD7160)

Federal Constitutional Law (LAWS2150 / JURD7250)

UG /JD Coursework Research Thesis Supervision (LAWS3423 / JURD7823)