Biography

DSC_8333Holly Ann Garnett is an Endeavour Research Fellow at The Australian National University and a SSHRC postdoctoral fellow at the University of British Columbia. She completed her PhD in Political Science at McGill University, where she was a student member of the Centre for the Study of Democratic Citizenship.

Her research examines how electoral integrity can be strengthened throughout the electoral cycle, including the role of election management bodies, electoral assistance, voter registration, convenience voting measures, election technologies, civic literacy and campaign finance. She is a co-convener of the Electoral Management Network, and contributes to Electoral Integrity Project.

Holly Ann has been awarded SSHRC funding at the Master’s, Doctoral and Postdoctoral levels, and numerous other competitive grants and awards.  She has been a visiting researcher at the Åbo Akademi, Finland (2017) and the University of Sydney (2014), and a Killam Fellow at Cornell University (2009).

She is a proud alumna of Queen’s University (MA in Political Studies, 2011) and Nipissing University (BA (Hon) in History and Political Science, 2010).