Dr. Thomas Robinson is an Assistant Professor in Quantitative Comparative Politics at the School of Government and International Affairs, Durham University. He is also affiliated with the Centre for Experimental Social Science (CESS) at Nuffield College, University of Oxford. His research interests surround representation, direct democracy and campaign finance, as well as issues within experimental methodology and computational social science. He successfully defended his DPhil in Politics at the University of Oxford in July 2020. During his graduate studies he held a joint ESRC-Wadham RCUK studentship, and was a Quantitative Methods scholar at the Department of Politics and International Relations, University of Oxford.