Holly Ann Garnett

Holly Ann Garnett

Assistant Professor

Political Science

Royal Military College


Holly Ann Garnett is an Assistant Professor of Political Science at the Royal Military College of Canada in Kingston, Ontario. Her research focuses on how electoral integrity can be strengthened in Canada and around the world. She has studied the role of election management bodies, electoral assistance, voter registration, convenience voting measures, election technologies, civic literacy and campaign finance.

Holly Ann is a co-convener of the Electoral Management Network, and contributes to the Electoral Integrity Project. She was an Endeavour Research Fellow at The Australian National University (2017), a visiting fellow at the Åbo Akademi, Finland (2017), a visiting researcher at the University of Sydney (2014), and a Killam Fellow at Cornell University (2009).

She completed her PhD in Political Science at McGill University (2017), where she was a student member of the Centre for the Study of Democratic Citizenship. She is also a proud alumna of Queen’s University (MA in Political Studies, 2011) and Nipissing University (BA (Hon) in History and Political Science, 2010).

For more information see her Royal Military College of Canada website.