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Simon Akindes

  • Professor - Political Science
  • Politics-Philosophy-Law Department
  • Ph.D., Ohio University, 1996
  • PHONE: (262) 595-2229
  • EMAIL: akindess@uwp.edu
Simon Akindes

Selected Publications

: The Military, Ruling Elites and Political Power in Côte d’Ivoire, 1960–2011, Oxford Encyclopedia of the Military in Politics (41 pp.)

2020: Sadio Mané: Made Out of Africa. , Africa is a Country

2020: Covid-19 contre George Floyd: Quand pourrons-nous respirer?[Covid-19 vs George Floyd: When Can We Breathe?] Available at https://lanouvelletribune.info/2020/06/covid-19-contre-george-floyd-quand- pourrons-nous-respirer/, Nouvelle Tribune (6 pp.)

2020: Le « genre humain » en danger : Covid-19 le sauve ra-t-il [The “human race” in danger: Will Covid-19 save it?] , Nouvelle Tribune (6 pp.)

2020: The College Classroom and a Sustainable World: Ruminations on Practice, Experience and their Connections, (10 pp.)

: Winterim in Cuba: Unlearning and Disruptive Narratives , Bloomsbury Publishing (Chapter 9, 34 pages pp.)

2012: An Aficionado's perspective on the complexity and contradictions of rooting for a team in the 2010 World Cup, The University of Michigan Press (12 pp.)

2011: Elections in Côte d’Ivoire: The Contrasting colors of democratizationElections in Côte d’Ivoire: The Contrasting colors of democratization, in N'diaye, B., Houngnikpo, M. & Saine, A., (Eds.), West Africa’s Quest for Democracy: Lessons in Elections, Liberalization and Democratization, 1990-2009. , Africa World Press (215-240 pp.)

Teaching Awards

2017: The Teaching Award is given every year to a professor that has been nominated by the students themselves., Stella Gray Teaching Excellence Award, UW-Parkside

Departmental Service

: Committee Member - Politics, Philosophy and Law Executive Committee
: Committee Member - Politics, Philosophy and Law Executive Committee
2019: Committee Member - Politics, Philosophy and Law Executive Committee
2019: Other - POLS Liaison to the Library

University Service

: Committee Chair - Center for International Studies Steering Committee
: Committee Member - Center for International Studies (Since 2002)

Public Service

2018: Guest Speaker - Bullen Middle School
ETHN 390 - SPECIAL TOPICS IN ETHNIC STDS
HIST 390 - SPECIAL TOPICS IN HISTORY:
INTS 100 - INTRO TO INTERNATIONAL STUDIES
INTS 390 - SPECIAL TOPICS
INTS 405 - INTERNSHIP IN INT'L EDUC SRVCS
INTS 405 - INTERNSHIP IN INTL EDUC SRVCS
INTS 494 - INTERNSHIP INTERNATNL STUDIES
INTS 494 - INTERNSHIP-INTERNATIONAL STDS
INTS 494 - INTERNSHIP-INTERNATN'L STUDIES
INTS 495 - SENIOR SEMINAR INTERNATNL STDS
INTS 499 - INDEPENDENT STUDY
INTS 499 - INDEPENDENT STUDY:
POLS 103 - INTRO TO COMPARATIVE POLITICS
POLS 104 - INTRO INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS
POLS 105 - INTRODUCTION TO POLITICS
POLS 331 - POLITICS OF DEVELOPING NATIONS
POLS 335 - POP MUSIC,HUM RIGHTS,DEMCRTZTN
POLS 335 - POPMUS,HUMRIGHTS&DEMOCRATIZN
POLS 340 - THE LATIN AMERICAN LEFT
POLS 390 - SPECIAL TOPICS
POLS 445 - SENIOR SEMINAR POLITICAL SCI
POLS 494 - INTERNSHIP IN POLITICAL SCIENC
POLS 494 - INTERNSHIP-POLITICAL SCIENCE
POLS 499 - INDEPENDENT STUDY
POLS 499 - INDEPENDENT STUDY:
SOCA 490 - SPECIAL TOPICS IN SOCIOLOGY:
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