J. Salvador Peralta

J. Salvador Peralta

Associate Professor & Chair

Phone: 678-839-4993 | Fax: 678-839-5009

Email:  jperalta@westga.edu

Office: Pafford Social Science Building 140

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    Dr. J. Salvador Peralta is an Associate Professor of Political Science, and Chair of the Political Science department. His research and teaching interests lie at the intersection of democratic institutions, representation, and public policy. He is currently researching how political institutions affect higher education policymaking in Latin America.His most recent publications include

    Courses and Sections

    • Courses Taught
      • POLS-2601 (Political Science Methods I)    
      • POLS-4186 (GALEO Internship)    
      • POLS-4984 (Senior Seminar)    
      • XIDS-2300 (What does it mean to be free?)    
    • Summer 2016 Sections
      • POLS-4984 (Senior Seminar) Section: E01
    • Spring 2016 Sections
      • XIDS-2300 (What Does it Mean to be Free) Section: LXB
      • POLS-4186 (GA Assoc Lat Elect Off (GALEO)) Section: 04
      • POLS-4186 (GALEO Internship) Section: 05
    • Fall 2015 Sections
      • POLS-2601 (Political Science Methods I) Section: 01
    • Summer 2015 Sections
      • POLS-4984 (Senior Seminar) Section: E01
    • Spring 2015 Sections
      • XIDS-2300 (What does it mean to be free?) Section: 01
      • POLS-4984 (Senior Seminar) Section: N01

    Selected Publications

    • "Resisting Progress: The New Left and Higher Education in Latin America." [View Publication]