Dr Nick Anstead

Personal profile

Nick Anstead started his PhD in September 2005, following a degree in Modern History from Mansfield College, Oxford and an MA in The Politics of Democracy (with Distinction) at Royal Holloway. His thesis, 'A Comparative Study of Factors Influencing the Adoption and Impact of E-Campaigning in the United States and the United Kingdom', was concerned with how structural differences between the British and American party systems shape political uses of the Internet during election campaigns. It was supervised by Professor Andrew Chadwick. In September 2008 he was appointed a Lecturer in Politics at the University of East Anglia. In September 2010 he was appointed a Lecturer in the Department of Media and Communications at LSE.

Further details can be found on Nick's blog: http://www.nickanstead.com/blog/

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