- Completed a B.A. at Calvin College, 1989
- Earned M.A. and Ph.D. from University of Illinois, 1991, 1995
- Taught at Westmont College for 2 years
- Taught at Gordon College for 6 years
- Joined IDS Program in 2002
- IDS 201 - Intro to International Development
- IDS 351 - Theories of International Development
- IDS 395 - Senior Seminar in IDS
- POLS 322 - Global Democratization
Recent Interim Courses
- Christianity and Development in Ghana
Before coming to Calvin, Professor Kuperus taught in the political science departments at Westmont College (1995-96) and Gordon College (1997-2002). She has co-led Calvin's off-campus interim to South Africa. Her research has focused on church-state relations in South Africa and the interaction between civil society and democratization in southern Africa.
Additional open hours and appointments can be arranged, on request.
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