Dr Sarah Cameron is a Research Fellow at the University of Sydney in the School of Social and Political Sciences. Her research interests include elections, comparative political behaviour and Australian politics.
Cameron has contributed to a range of projects on elections and democracy including the Electoral Integrity Project, the Australian Election Study and the Comparative Cross-National Electoral Research project. She is the co-editor of Electoral Integrity in America (Oxford University Press, 2018). Her current work includes a book project examining the political consequences of the global financial crisis in cross-national comparison. From 2015 to 2016, she held a Visiting Fellowship in the Department of Government at Harvard University.
Previously, Cameron worked in management and consulting roles in the non-profit sector. She was a Commissioner on the Commission for a Sustainable London 2012, the independent body which provided assurance on sustainability for the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, and was the National Programs Manager of Global Action Plan UK. Cameron holds a PhD and Master of Studies from the Australian National University, and a Masters in Sustainability and Responsibility from Ashridge Business School.