George Belzer MPA

Adjunct Professor, political science

George Belzer received his BS in Business Administration from Pennsylvania State University, his masters in Public Administration from Golden Gate University, and his ABD in Political Science from the University of Kansas.

Mr. Belzer served twenty-four years in the U.S. Air Force. Most of his career was spent abroad, including overseas assignments in France, Germany, Italy, Thailand, and with the governments of both Taiwan and Spain. Mr. Belzer is a graduate of the NATO Defense College, National Defence University, Armed Forces Staff College, the the Air Command and Staff College and earned numerous awards and decorations, including the Bronze Star. He has taught political science at William Jewell College, Emporia State University, and Webster University. Mr. Belzer teaches International Relations online. He founded the JCCC United Nations Club and under his guidance the JCCC U.N. won its first national awards. Mr. Belzer is active organizing UN teams in the Kansas City area.

Mr. Belzer is married; he and his wife have two children. His avocations interests include golf, Kansas City jazz, camping, and fishing.