Political Science

Vicky Bollenbacher, Ph.D.
Westview 259
(970) 339-6314


Political Science Faculty and Staff:

Vicky Bollenbacher
(970) 339-6314

Dr. Bollenbacher, Professor of Political Science, received her Ph.D. in political science from the University of Houston in 1998. She has taught
American Government, Political Theory and Public Law courses at Aims Community College, Alvin Community College, University of Houston and Regis University in Denver. She has been teaching since 1992.

Her area of research is the political and moral treatment of children in theory and in practice. Her publications include: "Two Sides of Colorado, Amplified through Constitutional Re-design" in The Constitutionalism of American States, Editors: Christopher W. Hammons and George Conner, 2008, University of Missouri Press and "Justice, Therapeutic and Hybrids: and
Implications for Children's Rights: A Review of State Policy," Children and Youth Services Review, Volume 28 (2006), pg. 682-703. With Taina Sakagawa, American Humane Association. DOI: 10.1016/j.childyouth.2005.06.011.