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Christina Villegas

Visiting Fellow


Christina Villegas is a visiting fellow at the Independent Women’s Forum.  She holds a Ph.D. in Politics from the Institute for Philosophic Studies at the University of Dallas, where she was an Earhart Fellow.  Her dissertation examines the theoretical foundations and legislative history of the Violence Against Women Act, and she has written extensively on the law for different outlets including the Independent Women’s Forum, the Heritage Foundation, Townhall.com, and the Huffington Post.  

Christina is currently teaching as an adjunct professor at California State University, San Bernardino.  She has taught courses on a variety of topics including American Political Thought, Congress, Public Policy, Political Parties, and the Presidency and has presented her research at Political Science Conferences across the nation.

Christina lives in Southern California with her husband Manuel.

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