Professor Helen Margetts | University of Oxford

Professor Helen Margetts

Professor of Society and the Internet & Director of the Oxford Internet Institute; Fellow of Mansfield College

About

Professor Margetts is a political scientist specialising in e-government and digital era governance and politics. She investigates the nature and implications of relationships between governments, citizens and the internet and related digital technologies in the UK and internationally. She has published major research reports in this area for agencies such as the OECD and the UK National Audit Office.

Expertise

  • e-government
  • e-democracy
  • Government information technology and large-scale IT contracts
  • The internet and everyday life and implications for public policy/government
  • Alternative electoral systems

Media experience

Professor Margetts has experience of working with the media.

Languages

English