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educator , consultant , Political scientist

Devin Bent, American political scientist, educator, consultant. award United States Army, 1982. Member American Political Science Association, Am.Soc. Public Administrn., Shenandoah Association (president), Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Bent, Devin was born on April 7, 1940 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Donn N. and Gail J. (Jones) Bent.

Education

Bachelor, George Washington University, 1965. Doctor of Philosophy, Columbia University, 1974.

Career

Assistant professor political science Jersey City State College, 1969-1976. Fellow in political science University of Wisconsin -Madison, 1976-1977. Special assistant to mayorCity of Atlanta, 1977-1978.

Professor public administration James Madison U., Harrisonburg, Virginia, 1978-1989, director Small Business Development Center, 1989-1990. Associate science Idaho National Engineering Laboratory, Idaho Falls, 1980. Consultant Office of Chief of Staff United States Army, Washington, 1983-1987, consultant Office of the Deputy Undersec., United States Army, 1987-1989.

Contributor articles to professional journals Co-president Anthony-Seeger Parent Teacher Association, Harrisonburg, 1980. Teacher Schools Without Walls, Atlanta, 1978. Ford Foundation fellow, 1972, National Endowment for Humanities, 1977.

Recipient Commander's award United States Army, 1982.

Membership

Member American Political Science Association, Am.Soc. Public Administrn., Shenandoah Association (president), Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Judith Gold, October 11, 1967. Children: Jennifer, John.

father:
Donn N. Bent

mother:
Gail J. (Jones) Bent

spouse:
Judith Gold

children:
Jennifer Bent

John Bent