James Griffiths

James Griffiths


Personal profile


I am a Research Fellow with the British Election Study. I have previously held an academic position at Cardiff University, where I worked for the Welsh Election Study. I completed his PhD in Politics at the University of Manchester, and joined the British Election Study team as a Research Fellow in 2023. My main research interests include political behaviour, nationalism and national identity, territorial politics, and political methodology.

Education/Academic qualification

Doctor of Philosophy, The nature of popular nationalist sentiment across sub-state territories, The University of Manchester

Award Date: 13 Jul 2023

Master of Arts, Politics - Democracy and Elections Route, The University of Manchester

Award Date: 12 Dec 2018

Bachelor of Arts, Philosophy, Politics, and Economics, The University of Manchester

Award Date: 13 Jul 2016

External positions

Research Associate, Cardiff University

1 Mar 202229 Sept 2023

Areas of expertise

  • JA Political science (General)
  • Nationalism
  • Identity
  • Territorial Politics
  • British Politics
  • Quantitative methods

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