Dr Shaun Ratcliff

Honorary Associate, United States Studies Centre

Shaun Ratcliff is an Honorary Associate at the US Studies Centre at the University of Sydney. He was previously a Lecturer in Political Science at the Centre with a research focus on using novel data sources to study the issue preferences and behaviour of political actors, including voters, interest groups and elites. This includes the role of political parties as interest aggregators and the influence of party coalitions on policy goals.

Shaun has a background in government relations and political and statistical consulting.

Areas of expertise

  • US politics and elections