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  • Director, Center for Latin American Studies (CLAS)
  • Associate Professor, Political Science Department

Current Courses

Spring 2018

  • LAS 4999-001
    Honors Thesis/Project
  • LAS 6970-001
    Thesis Research
  • LAS 6975-002
    Independent Study
  • POLS 6975-006
    Indep Resrch-Masters
  • POLS 6980-003
    Faculty Consultation
  • POLS 7970-001
    Thesis Research-PhD

Fall 2017

Summer 2017

Professional Organizations

  • APSA. 01/01/2016 - 12/31/2016. Position : Member.
  • LASA. 01/01/2016 - present. Position : Member.

Courses I Teach

  • Introduction to Comparative Politics - POLS 2200
    Introduction to Comparative Politics
  • POLS 3520 - Government and Politics of Mexico
    Government and Politics of Mexico, meets Internatinal requirement
  • POLS 5810 - Politics of Protest
    Senior Seminar: Politics of Protest
  • POLS 6400 - Proseminar in Comparative Politics
    Core graduate-level seminar
  • POLS 6740 - Politcal Economy of Development
    Political Change

Teaching Projects

  • Culture and Lantuages Across the Curriculum (CLAS). Project Lead: Claudio Holzner. Collaborators: Christopher Jensen. Center for Latin American Studies 01/01/2017 - 04/30/2017.
  • Spanish CLAC (Culture and Languages Across the Curriculum) section for POLS 2200. Project Lead: Claudio Holzner. Collaborators: Christopher Jensen. Center for Latin American Studies 08/17/2015 - 12/18/2015.
  • Pilot Program to Develop Curriculum in Nahuatl. Project Lead: Rebecca Horn, Claudio A. Holzner. University Teaching Grants 09/2012 - 05/2013. Total Budget: $7,000.00.
  • Enhancing Latin American Studies, Cultures, and Languages Across Disciplines. Project Lead: Rebecca Horn, Claudio Holzner. UISFL (Undergraduate International and Foreign Language) Program, Department of Education 08/2012 - 12/2014. Total Budget: $168,000.00.
  • Speaker Series to Launch Nahua Studies at the University of Utah. Project Lead: Rebecca Horn, Claudio Holzner. Dee Council 08/2012 - 05/2013. Total Budget: $6,500.00.
  • UTA Award to create an Online Version of POLS 2200 -- Introduction to Comparative Politics. Project Lead: Claudio A. Holzner. Collaborators: Nathan Simmons, Douglas Byrd. UTA Award, University of Utah 08/22/2011 - 04/30/2012.