Electoral Integrity Project Staff

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Perceptions of Electoral Integrity (PEI) Manager: Thomas Powell

The PEI Manager is Thomas Powell. He joined the project as a Research Assistant in May 2017 and now is responsible for maintaining the PEI survey and database of worldwide election experts. Tom has previously worked in academic editing, policy advice, media administration, and for various NGOs.

He completed his Bachelor of Political, Economic and Social Sciences in 2016 and is currently completing his thesis for a Master of Arts (Research), both at the University of Sydney. His thesis utilises an experimental survey method in investigating how the urban/rural divide shapes perceptions of American presidential candidates. He is also a Tutor in the Department of Government and International Relations.