Professor Andrew Scott is the inaugural convenor of the Australia Institute’s Nordic Policy Centre, and a Professor of Politics and Policy at Deakin University.
Andrew Scott teaches Australian politics, international comparative politics, economic policy, social policy, and political history at Deakin University. His books and articles have been extensively discussed in Australia and overseas. Andrew’s approach draws from his experience before entering academia as a senior national policy adviser on employment and training issues, as a research officer for a major trade union and as an elected student leader.
Andrew’s most recent book is The Nordic Edge: Policy Possibilities for Australia, which he co-edited with Australia Institute research director, Rod Campbell. This book explores how the Nordic approach to policymaking could shape Australia’s future for the better.