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Our professors are distinguished scholars, active researchers, published writers, and faithful Christians who demonstrate what it means to be both Christ-followers and leaders in their academic fields. As mentors and role models, they play a huge role in the integration of faith and learning at Bethel.

Department Chair

Fred Van Geest

Fred Van Geest

Professor of Political Science and Department Chair | f-van-geest@bethel.edu | Started at Bethel: 2007

Intersection of Christianity and politics; teaching interests in comparative politics, public administration, and religion and politics

Faculty

Andrew Bramsen

Andrew Bramsen

Associate Professor of Political Science | a-bramsen@bethel.edu | Started at Bethel: 2013

Comparative politics, political theory, African politics and Islam

Mitchell Krumm

Mitchell Krumm

Assistant Professor of Political Science | mik69385@bethel.edu | Started at Bethel: 2016

The nature of groups and self-determination

Christopher Moore

Christopher Moore

Associate Professor of Political Science | c-moore@bethel.edu | Started at Bethel: 2008

Dr. Moore studies interstate violence including terrorism, insurgency, political coups, and weapons of mass destruction. He is also interested in the intersection of faith and foreign policy, and has teaching interests in international relations, foreign policy, and political psychology.

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