A welcome note from the Head of the School, Professor Andrew O'Neil
The School is comprised of over 30 academic staff with breadth and depth of expertise in Politics, Public Policy and Public Administration, and International Relations. Key sub-fields of expertise include: Federalism and Intergovernmental Coordination, International Relations and Comparative Politics of the Asia-Pacific, Leadership and Governance, Policy Advice and Policy Capacity, Public Sector Reform, Energy and Resources, Strategic Studies, and Public Integrity and Anti-corruption.
In the most recent (2012) Australian Research Council Excellence in Research Australia (ERA) exercise, Political Science at Griffith was rated as being ‘well above world standing’, the highest ranking possible. Read more.
Queensland's Election Campaign
Refresh your memory on what happened during week two of Queensland's election campaign , visit The Machinery of Government.
This latest update considers the issues, the political actors and the policy announcements that emerged during the second week. Listen to Professor Tiernan's week two interview with 612ABC's Tim Cox by clicking here.