Students looking for information for research projects for Bittner’s classes are likely to have some luck with some of these websites and resources.

(Caution: This list is not exhaustive.)

Election Studies Websites (Anglo-American)

To find other data (survey or other), try the Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research


Databases on Women and Politics

Data and Projects on Women and Politics


Women and Politics Research Centres


Selected Political Science (and other) Journals

General Political Science


Public Opinion and Voting


Canadian Politics


Women, Politics, and Gender



Amanda Bittner is Professor in the Department of Political Science at Memorial University in Canada. She also directs the Gender and Politics Lab at Memorial.

Bittner studies elections, voting, and public opinion, and her main research interests include the role of party leaders and candidates in the minds of voters; the role of gender in public opinion and voting; and issues of measurement in survey research, in both Canadian and Comparative contexts.


Department of Political Science 
Memorial University 
St. John's, NL 
A1B 3X9

Tel: 1-709-864-8186

Fax: 1-709-864-4000

Twitter: @amandabittner