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The Election Nerds

The Election Nerds is a regular podcast on Australian Politics recorded in the studios of radio 2Ser in Sydney, Australia. Established in 2013, the show is hosted by Doctors Amanda Elliot and Stewart Jackson, the Nerds discuss all things Australian and international politics with an array of political scientists and other experts from Australian universities. #auspol. www.electionnerds.info
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Now displaying: May, 2015
May 23, 2015

The Nerds finally tackle one of the big issues in international relations: Eurovision


Hosts:

  • Dr Amanda Elliot, Department of Sociology, University of Sydney
  • Dr Anika Gauja, Department of Government and International Relations, University of Sydney

Live Tweeted by:

  • Ms Erika Nguyen

Guests:

  • Mr Lukasz Swiatek, Department of Media and Communications, University of Sydney
  • Dr Chris Neff, Department of Government and International Relations, University of Sydney
  • Dr Siobhan O’Sullivan, School of Social Sciences, UNSW Australia
  • Ms Cindy Chen, Former Honours student, Department of Government and International Relations, University of Sydney
  • Mr Daniel Skold, ‘from Sweden’
  • Dr Mark Rolfe, School of Social Sciences, UNSW Australia

Note:

This podcast excludes three songs originally included the the broadcast version of the show.

May 16, 2015

In this podcast only special, nerds regular Dr Peter Chen talks to expatriates from across the United Kingdom who work in the Department of Government about the UK general election with perspectives from England, Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales: 

  • Professor Colin Wight
  • Professor Allan McConnell
  • Dr Diarmuid Maguire
  • Dr Madeline Pill
May 16, 2015

The Nerds take apart the 2015 Commonwealth Budget, dollar by dollar, fudge by fudge.

Hosts:

  • Dr Amanda Elliot, Department of Sociology, University of Sydney
  • Dr Stewart Jackson, Department of Government and International Relations, University of Sydney

Guests:

  • Dr Mark Rolfe - School of Social Sciences UNSW, Australia
  • Dr Damien Cahill, Department of Political Economy, University of Sydney
  • Dr Elisabeth Hill, Department of Political Economy, University of Sydney
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