Kenneth Betsalel, Ph.D.

Professor of Political Science
224 Zageir Hall
828.232.5041

Dr. Ken Betsalel is a political theorists who specializes in origins of democracy, contemporary political ideologies, American political thought and civic engagement through community service learning.

Education

  • Ph.D. in Political Science from the University of California -- Berkeley 
  • MA in Politics from Brandies University in Waltham, Massachusetts
  • BA in Political Science from the University of California -- Berkeley 

 Courses Taught

  • POLS 247: Origins of Democracy
  • POLS 346: American Political Thought
  • POLS 347: Contemporary Political Ideologies
  • POLS 357: Civic Engagement in Community