What is happening in the US election, why, and how it matters for Australia



13 October 2016


Partnered event

Centre CEO Simon Jackman presented on the US election to the Australian Parliamentary Library in Canberra.


  • Professor Simon Jackman
    Professor Simon Jackman
    Chief Executive Officer, United States Studies Centre

    Simon Jackman commenced as CEO of the US Studies Centre in April 2016. He was previously a Professor of Political Science and Statistics at Stanford University. Jackman's teaching and research centres on public opinion, election campaigns, political participation, and electoral systems with special emphasis on American and Australian politics.