Professor Stephen Fisher | University of Oxford

Professor Stephen Fisher

Associate Professor in Political Sociology; Fellow of Trinity College


Professor Fisher's research focuses on political attitudes and behaviour, especially on elections and voting in Britain and elsewhere. He has developed a method for long-range election forecasting, which was covered extensively in the media in the 2015 UK General Election.


  • Elections in the UK
  • Election forecasting
  • Voting behaviour
  • Tactical voting
  • Turnout

Media experience

Professor Fisher has extensive media experience, including print and live broadcast (radio and TV) and was much in demand during the UK's General Election in 2015.