Social Sciences & Physical Education


Dr Labedz

Dr. Paul A. Labedz
Professor, Political Science
(407) 582-2227


B A, State University of New York
M Phil, George Washington University
Ph D, George Washington University

Dr. Labedz teaches courses on American Government and International Politics. His areas of academic expertise include: International Relations Theory, Political Psychology, Political Ideologies, American Foreign Policy, U.S.-Latin American Relations, Political Theory and Diplomatic History. He is the discipline chair of Political Science within the Division of Social Sciences and Physical Education on Valencia's East Campus. Dr. Labedz also serves as one of the collegewide internship supervisors for Political Science.

Prior to coming to Valencia College in 1999, Dr. Labedz was employed as a University Teaching Fellow at the George Washington University, where he earned his Ph.D. in Political Science. A native of Buffalo, New York, he enjoys playing tennis, golf, and basketball.