Political Science and International Studies Faculty

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JONES, Dr. Tim

Faculty- Program Chair, Advisor

Biography:

My name is Tim Jones and I am the Chair of the Political Science program at Bellevue College. I have a Ph.D. in Political Science from the University of Washington and I have been teaching full-time at Bellevue College since 2010. Teaching Philosophy In my classes I try to foster a deep-seeded commitment to social …more about JONES, Dr. Tim


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David Spataro

Faculty

Biography:

My name is David Spataro and I am an instructor in Political Science at Bellevue College. I have a Ph.D.  from The Graduate Center of the City University of New York, where I focused on contemporary urban social movements.   Teaching Philosophy: I am an anti-authoritarian and a political organizer, and I try to create …more about David Spataro


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VAUGHAN, Dr. Denise

Faculty

Biography:

I received my Ph.D. from Washington State University in Political Psychology. In addition to teaching at BC, I direct the Speech and Debate Program. Ours is a nationally competitive program and we have won many national and regional awards. One of my greatest professional joys is working with students in this club and others.   …more about VAUGHAN, Dr. Denise


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Paydar, Dr. Iraj

Faculty

Biography:

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Shah, Dr. Leena

Biography:

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Nicholas Price

Instructor

Biography:

My name is Nicholas Price, and I am an adjunct faculty member of the Political Science Department.  I am a native Washingtonian—my family hails from Wilbur, Spokane, Seattle, Washougal, Tacoma, Woodland, and the Spokane Indian Reservation. I earned my B.A. with Distinction in Philosophy from the University of Washington and my J.D. from Harvard Law School.  …more about Nicholas Price


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Hillard, Juliana

Faculty

  • Phone: Ext. 2183
  • Office Location: A200F

Biography:

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Banks, Katherine

Faculty

Biography:

My name is Katherine (Katie) Banks, and I’m an adjunct faculty member in the Political Science department. I hold an M.A. in Political Science from the University of Washington, an M.Phil. in International Relations from the University of Cambridge, and a B.A. in English with a specialization in Technical Communication from Texas Tech University. In addition to teaching at Bellevue College, …more about Banks, Katherine