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Dr Stuart Wilks-Heeg BSc (Econ), MSc (Econ), PhD

Reader in Politics Politics


Personal Statement

Stuart joined the University of Liverpool in 2002 as a Lecturer in Social Policy. He was promoted to Senior Lecturer in 2010 and moved to the Department of Politics in 2014, serving as Head of Department from 2014-17. He is recognised as a leading expert on the UK democratic process, particularly with regard to issues associated with the mechanics of the electoral process. Stuart frequently provides UK political commentary and analysis for newspapers and broadcasters regionally, nationally and internationally. He also contributes to a range of leading political blogs, and tweets on UK politics @stuartwilksheeg