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Dr Damon Alexander

Lecturer in Politics and Public Policy


Damon Alexander completed his PhD at Monash University in 2007 examining Pauline Hanson's One Nation and the Far Right in Australia and lectures in public policy and Australian politics. Prior to joining Swinburne Damon worked as a Senior Research Fellow at the Melbourne School of Government and the School of Social and Political Sciences at the University of Melbourne. His research interests cover a broad range of areas including public policy decision making; policy design and innovation; civic and political engagement; rural politics; and right-wing populism and extremism. Damon's most recent publication is Damon Alexander and Jenny M. Lewis (eds)(2015)Making Public Policy Decisions: Expertise, Skills and Experience. London: Routledge.

Research interests

Politics; Policy

PhD candidate and honours supervision

Higher degrees by research

Accredited to supervise Masters & Doctoral students as Principal Supervisor.


Available to supervise honours students.

Fields of Research

  • Policy And Administration - 160500
  • Political Science - 160600

Teaching areas



  • 1998, National, Australian Postgraduate Scholaship, Monash University


Also published as: Alexander, Damon; Alexander, D.
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