Nicholas Damask

Resident Faculty

Biography

Nicholas Damask received his MA in International Relations from The American University in Washington DC and his BA and PhD in Political Science from the University of Cincinnati, where he concentrated in American Political Thought and Contemporary Political Violence. He was a Salvatori Fellow at The Heritage Foundation, Washington DC. Dr. Damask has published numerous articles in academic journals, as well as in The Washington Times, World & I magazine, and several local newspapers. Dr. Damask also enjoys science fiction and is the author of the St. James Press’ Encyclopedia of Popular Culture entry for “Star Wars.” He has taught Political Science at Scottsdale Community College for the last 25 years, where he currently teaches American National Government, Issues in American Politics, World Politics, Political Ideologies, and the US and Arizona Constitutions. His current research and work focuses on academic freedom and free speech, higher education reform and social unrest. 

Courses

Course # Class Section Semester Course Title Course Syllabus
POS110 32050 Fall 2022 American National Government
POS115 32051 Fall 2022 Issues in American Politics
POS120 32052 Fall 2022 World Politics
POS210 32077 Fall 2022 Political Ideologies
POS220 32197 Fall 2022 U.S. & Arizona Constitution
POS220 32245 Fall 2022 U.S. & Arizona Constitution
POS220 32811 Fall 2022 U.S. & Arizona Constitution
POS110 25224 Spring 2023 American National Government
POS115 25225 Spring 2023 Issues in American Politics
POS120 25300 Spring 2023 World Politics
POS210 25489 Spring 2023 Political Ideologies
POS220 25402 Spring 2023 U.S. & Arizona Constitution
POS220 25726 Spring 2023 U.S. & Arizona Constitution
Nicholas Damask
Contact 489-423-6201
Office Hours M-R 8:00am-3:30pm (virtual).