Political party system
Nick has been teaching Australian politics and governance at Monash since 1992. His research interests include Australian national and state governance, federal, state and local elections and electoral systems, and the role and behaviour of Australia’s political parties.
Nick is also a regular commentator on Australian politics and a pundit on behalf of a number of media outlets that have included the ABC, 3AW, the BBC and various newspapers. He also regularly writes for The Conversation. Nick has a great interest in national and state politics, including the electoral contest -- and sometimes he even gets it right. His co-author, with Zareh Ghazarian, of the book "Australian Politics for Dummies".