Current Work

Lee Morgenbesser is a lecturer with the School of Government and International Relations at Griffith University and recipient of a Discovery Early Career Research Award from the Australian Research Council (2018-2020). His research examines authoritarian regimes, democratization, dictators, flawed elections and Southeast Asian politics (particularly in Cambodia, Myanmar and Singapore).

More information can be found here: www.leemorgenbesser.com


Expertise Keywords

  • Authoritarianism
  • Democratization
  • Dictators
  • Flawed Elections
  • Southeast Asian Politics

Country Affiliations

  • Cambodia
  • Myanmar [Burma]
  • Singapore

Research Publications and Outputs

Recent Publications

Publications: 10 (Other: 10)

Funded Griffith Research

Engagement and Impact

Learning and Teaching

Current and Past Courses

  • Way of the Dictator (3017GIR)
    Convenor, In Person, Gold Coast Campus, Semester 2, 2017.
  • Way of the Dictator (3017GIR)
    Convenor, In Person, Nathan Campus, Semester 2, 2017.

Research by Higher Degree Supervision or Scholarship


Awards and Honours

  • Discovery Early Career Research Award, Australian Research Council 2018 -