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The Electoral Integrity Project is a based at the University of Sydney and Harvard University. It is directed by Professor Pippa Norris and funded by the Australian Research Council. Since its launch in July 2012, the Electoral Integrity Project has monitored elections around the world, using an expert rolling survey on Perceptions of Electoral Integrity.
GIR PhD Student awarded the African Studies Association of Australasia and the Pacific (AFSAAP) Postgraduate Prize[15 January 2015]
Government and International Relations Postgraduate student, Chris Hills, was recently awarded the African Studies Association of Australasia and the Pacific (AFSAAP) Postgraduate Prize for his essay on gendered reintegration in Liberia. The prize includes expenses paid for travel to the Monash South Africa Campus to present his work. The prize was well deserved and is an excellent opportunity for Chris.
Faculty research opportunities in Berlin[27 November 2014]
The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, through the Sydney Democracy Network, has an exchange agreement with Germany’s leading social science research institute, the WZB Berlin Social Sciences Centre. The $5,000 staff and doctoral student research exchanges are open to applicants in any field of the social sciences.
Applications for 2015 are now open.