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John Linantud Biography

Dr. John Linantud

John Linantud

Associate Professor Political Science
Degree Coordinator of Political Science

Office: N1044
713-221-2774
LinantudJ@uhd.edu

Dr. Linantud teaches Political Science (POLS) 2305; Federal Government, POLS 2306: Texas Government, POLS 3308: Introduction to World Politics, POLS 4308: East and Southeast Asia, POLS 4309: Dictatorship and Democracy in the Developing World, POLS 4312: Dictatorship and Democracy in Europe, Russia, and the United States, POLS 4322: Politics of the Americas, POLS 4399: Political Science Capstone, and Social Science 4301: Special Projects. He has assigned statecraftsims.com to world politics classes since 2013 and recommends Statecraft to anyone interested in unconventional assignments. Dr. Linantud has published articles Contemporary Southeast Asia (Singapore), Geopolitics (United Kingdom), International Journal of Heritage Studies (United Kingdom), International Social Science Review (US), and Journal of Political Science Teaching (US).


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2000 Ph.D. Political Science Arizona State University, Tempe
1992  M.A. International Affairs George Washington University, Washington D.C.
1989 B.A. Politics Catholic University, Washington D.C.
POLS 2305 Federal Government
POLS 2306 Texas Government
POLS 3308 Introduction to World Politics
POLS 4308 East and Southeast Asian Politics
POLS 4309 Dictatorship and Democracy in the Developing World
POLS 4312 Dictatorship and Democracy in Europe, Russia, and the United States
POLS 4322 Politics of the Americas
POLS 4390 Directed Study
POLS 4399 Political Science Capstone (UHD High Impact Practice class)
SOS 4301 Special Projects in the Social Sciences

​Dr. Linantud has been teaching political science since January 1997. He received a PhD from Arizona State in 2000, and began work at UHD in 2002. Linantud has published articles, book reviews, and political risk essays in journals such as Contemporary Southeast Asia, Geopolitics, The International Journal of Heritage Studies, International Perspectives IQ, and The International Social Science Review. In support of his teaching responsibilities, he has recently traveled to Cuba, Israel, the Kyrgyz Republic, and the Republic of China.

Fall 2008 - Associate Professor of Political Science, University of Houston-Downtown
2002-2008 Assistant Professor of Political Science, University of Houston-Downtown
2001-2002 Lecturer, Interdisciplinary Studies, Arizona State University
2000-2001 Adjunct Professor of Political Science, Arizona State University
2000-2001 Instructor, Chandler-Gilbert Community College, Arizona
1999-2000 Philippines Politics Analyst, Intertech Technologies, Los Angeles
1999-2000 Herman Kahn Fellow in National Security, Hudson Institute, Indianapolis
1994-1998 Teaching Assistant, Political Science, Arizona State University

High Impact Teaching Practices
• Comparative politics country reports
• Electronic rooms with computers for each student
• Role play (in-class improvisation assignment)
• Statecraftsims.com (online immersive online world politics simulation)
• Student mentoring for course credit, primarily of other students playing Statecraft
• UHD Student Research Conference for course credit

Joanna Kaftan and John Linantud (JL), “Ideologies and Competition: Student Reflections on Their Statecraft Experience," Journal of Political Science Education (published online 19 June 2020). DOI: 10.1080/15512169.2020.1777145

JL and Joanna Kaftan, “The Statecraft Effect: Assessment, Attitudes, and Academic Honesty, Journal of Political Science Education 15, 1 (2019) pages 64-81. DOI: 10.1080/15512169.2018.1476253

JL, “China, Rebalance, and the 'Silent War,'" International Social Science Review Vol. 91 Issue 2 (2015) pages 1-31. https://digitalcommons.northgeorgia.edu/issr/vol91/iss2/4/

JL, "Pressure and Protection: Cold War Nation-Building in South Korea, South Vietnam, Philippines, and Thailand," Geopolitics 13, 4 (October 2008) pages 635-56. DOI: 10.1080/14650040802275487

JL, “War Memorials and Memories: Comparing the Philippines and South Korea," The International Journal of Heritage Studies 14, 4 (July 2008) pages 347-61. DOI: 10.1080/13527250802155869

JL, “The 2004 Philippine Elections: Political Change in an Illiberal Democracy," Contemporary Southeast Asia: A Journal of International and Strategic Affairs, 27, 1 (April 2005): 81-102. DOI: 10.1355/CS27-1E

JL, “Whither Guns, Goons, and Gold? The Decline of Factional Election Violence in the Philippines," Contemporary Southeast Asia: A Journal of International and Strategic Affairs, 20, 3 (December 1998): 298-318. DOI: 10.1355/CS20-3E


Miscellaneous:

Israel Photos PDF

Kyrgyzstan Photos PDF

Mark Perry, The Secret Life of an American Spy (Biography of CIA agent William Buckley) PDF

Philippines Photos PDF

Taiwan Photos PDF

Vietnam Photos PDF

Study Abroad Cuba Recap 2016 PDF

Cuba Travelogue 2012 PDF

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