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Senior Lecturer, School of Humanities, Griffith University

Dr Paul Williams is a Senior Lecturer in politics and journalism at Griffith University's School of Humanities, with a special research interest in Australian federal and state elections and voter behaviour. He is also a weekly columnist with The Courier Mail newspaper, and is published in various scholarly journals, including The Australian Journal of Political Science, The Australian Journal of Politics and History and the Australian Journal of Public Administration. He is also a regular political commentator in the electronic media, and is co-editor of three books, including (with John Wanna) Yes, Premier: Labor Leadership in Australia's States and Territories (2005).


  • –present
    Research Member, Griffith Centre for Cultural Research
  • –present
    Senior lecturer, School of Humanities, Griffith University


  • 2003 
    University of Queensland, PhD

Research Areas

  • Australian Government And Politics (160601)