- Aaron Martin was educated at the ANU, the Institute of Political Studies (Paris), Stanford University and the University of Melbourne. He returned to Melbourne University as Lecturer in Political Science Research Methods in 2010. Aaron’s research focuses on young people and politics, public opinion and policy and citizens' agendas. He is the author of Young People and Politics: Political Engagement in the Anglo-American Democracies (Routledge). He is currently wording on an ARC-funded project, ‘Policy Agendas in the Australian Commonwealth' with Keith Dowding (ANU) and another on behavioural economics applications to policy making. Aaron sits on the Australian Electoral Commissioner’s Advisory Board on Electoral Research, is a member of the Steering Committee for Vote Compass and in 2014 was a Visiting Researcher at McGill and Princeton.