Election 2013

Brought to you by Australia’s leading experts on Australian Politics and the Federal Election

Monash University is home to Australia’s leading experts on Australian politics and the Federal Election. Lead by Dr Nick Economou Australia’s foremost political scientist specialising in electoral politics and Professor Jim Walter internationally recognised for his work on Prime Ministerial Leadership and colleagues Associate Professor Paul Strangio and Dr Zareh Ghazarian
 
Monash University is also home to the Border Observatory which has the only publicly available cumulative database of all border related deaths and rigorous independent research on border control and irregular migration. Professor Sharon Pickering and Dr Leanne Weber keep you up to date on what the evidence, not the politics, says about irregular migration and border control.
 
Not only is the election happening in September but Australia is also President of the UN Security Council. Monash University’s Professor Jacqui True and colleagues in WPSAC is shaping the focus on women, peace and security at the same time Australia goes to the polls.