University of Essex
Paul Whiteley FBA, FSS, BA (Econ) (Sheffield), MA, PHD (Essex) is a Professor of Government at the University of Essex. His research interests include electoral behaviour, public opinion, political parties, political economy and methodology in the social sciences. He has held previous appointments at the Universities of Sheffield, Bristol, Arizona and the College of William & Mary in Virginia.
He is the co-author of eighteen academic books and has authored or co-authored 110 academic articles. He has acted as an academic advisor to the Home Office, to the Department of Education and to the Speaker of the House of Commons.