Thomas A. Scales

Tom Scales
Department of Political Science
Mt. Hood Community College
Gresham, OR 97030
503.491.6245 (x8901)
tom.scales@mhcc.edu


EDUCATION

M.A., Government, 1999
University of Texas at Austin
Fields: Comparative Politics, International Relations, Political Economy
Thesis: “The Historical Origins of Wilderness Management”

B.A., Politics and Environmental Studies, 1995
University of California at Santa Cruz
Fields: Comparative Politics, International Politics
Thesis with honors: “Environmental Policy of the EU: Economic Constraints to Realization”

TEACHING

Mt. Hood Community College, Department of Political Science.  Gresham, OR.
Adjunct Instructor, 2001 – Present

Courses Taught:
PS 200: Introduction to Political Science
PS 201: American Government
PS 204: Comparative Politics
PS 215: Global Issues
PS 217: Introduction to Public Land Management
PS 297: Introduction to Environmental Politics

Willamette University, Department of Politics. Salem, OR.
Visiting Assistant Professor, 2005 – 2008
Adjunct Instructor, 2003 – 2005

Courses Taught:
POLI 121: Work, Labor, Class
POLI 210: American Politics
POLI 315: Capitalism and Democracy
POLI 379: Latinos in U.S. Politics

Portland Community College, Department of Political Science, Portland, OR.
Adjunct Instructor, 2002 – 2005

Courses Taught:
PS 201: U.S. Government: Foundations and Principles
PS 202: U.S. Government: Institutions and Policies

REFERENCES

Dr. Janet Campbell
Instructor of Political Science, Department Chair
Mt. Hood Community College
26000 SE Stark
Gresham, OR 97030
Office: (503) 491-7430
E-mail: janet.campbell@mhcc.edu

Dr. Sammy Basu
Associate Professor of Politics
Willamette University
900 State St
Salem, OR 97301
Office: (503) 370-6264
E-mail: sbasu@willamette.edu

Dr. Michael Marks
Professor of Politics
Willamette University
900 State St
Salem, OR 97301
Office: (503) 370-6932
E-mail: mmarks@willamette.edu

 

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