Shaun Ratcliff is a lecturer in political science at the US Studies Centre. His research interests are public opinion, political behaviour and parties in both the United States and Australia.
He has completed a PhD at Monash University, researching voter and candidate issue preferences and public policy outcomes. He teaches politics and quantitative research methods, and is a member of the executive committee of the Australian Society of Quantitative Political Science.
Shaun has a background working in politics and government relations, and has consulted for federal election campaigns.