Dr. Jonathan C Benjamin-Alvarado
- Political Science, Professor
Dr. Benjamin-Alvarado joined the faculty at the University of Nebraska at Omaha in 2000 from a previous teaching and research position at the University of Georgia, where he also received his Ph.D. Besides his teaching duties, Dr. Benjamin-Alvarado is the Director of the Intelligence Community Centers of Academic Excellence Program at UNO. Active in Omaha's Hispanic community, he is the President of the Board of Directors of the Chicano Awareness Center.
Dr. Benjamin-Alvarado focuses on increasing the extent to which student learning in the field of Political Science applies to relevant needs in society through the employment of service learning and civic engagement.
Power to the People: Energy and the Cuban Nuclear Program. Routledge 2000.
Cuba's Energy Future: Strategic Approaches to Cooperation, Editor. (Brookings Institution Press, 2010).