Bryce Edwards departing University of Otago

  • 12/11/2016
Dr Edwards teaches and researches New Zealand politics, public policy, political parties, elections, and political communication at the university (Getty)
Dr Edwards teaches and researches New Zealand politics, public policy, political parties, elections, and political communication at the university (Getty)

Academic and political commentator Bryce Edwards is leaving Otago University.

"Sad to be saying goodbye to @otago - just signed my voluntary redundancy from Politics Dept. Finish in April, appreciative of 10 great years," Dr Edwards has tweeted.

Dr Edwards teaches and researches New Zealand politics, public policy, political parties, elections, and political communication at the university.

His PhD, completed in 2003, was on political parties in New Zealand.

Prior to teaching, Dr Edwards worked as a policy analyst in government departments in both New Zealand and the United Kingdom.

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