Santa Clara University

Department of Political Science

Jane Curry

Phone: 408-554-6883
Location: Victor B. and Julia Botto Vari Hall
Room number: 219
Courses taught:
Introduction to Comparative Politics

Race and Ethnicity in the Politics of Developed States

Democracy and Democracy Building

Politics of Former Communist States

Senior Seminar in Comparative Politics

Jane Curry


Winter Office Hours: T 1-3 PM; Th 9-10 AM
Education: Ph.D., Columbia, 1979
Curriculum Vita: Jane Leftwich Curry (Updated 7/2015)

Professor Curry's focus is on Eastern Europe and Democratization. She has written nine books, and is currently working on a book of interviews from Georgian and Serbian dissidents. She is the recipient of five Fulbrights. This upcoming year she will serve as a Faculty Senate Professor. She also works as a professional mediator and has a cocker spaniel named Sunflower.

Research Guides for Dr. Curry's Classes:

Cold War Electronic Information Resources