AB Welcomes Dr. Dee Beutel

Alderson Broaddus University welcomes Dr. Dee Beutel, Assistant Professor of Political Science. She received her PhD in International Studies from the University of Miami in 2012 with subfields in Comparative Politics and International Relations. Her regional expertise focuses on Eastern Europe and the Middle East where she explores the civilianization of warfare by examining the use of private military contractors. Dr Beutel's specifically examines the effect of privatization on post conflict reconstruction and its impact on international development, state-building, and human rights. At the University of Miami Dr Beutel received exceptional student reviews and a teaching award for her excellence in the classroom. At AB, Dr Beutel teaches Introduction to Political Science, State and Local Government, Comparative Government, and Political Ideology.