Dr Jennifer Oriel is a Research Fellow in public policy and program evaluation at Deakin University.
Dr Oriel holds a PhD in Political Science from the University of Melbourne, a BA Hons (First) in Politics and an undergraduate double degree in Professional Writing and Communication.
Dr Oriel's political science articles have featured on the syllabi of Columbia University, the University of Wisconsin-Madison, the University of Toronto and Amherst College.
She was voted one of the brightest in higher education in The Australian newspaper, 2012.
She has a monthly column in the Higher Education Supplement and has been published in several refereed journals ranked A and B by international standards.
Her current research interests include: political philosophy, comparative public policy, policy and program evaluation, institutional research and international relations.