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Steffen Walter Schmidt is a Colombian-born political scientist.

Schmidt was born in Colombia and is of German-Jewish descent.[1] He attended Rollins College and earned a doctorate in public law and government from Columbia University.[2] He taught at Southampton College[3][4] prior to joining the faculty of Iowa State University in 1970,[5][6] where he was named inaugural Lucken Professor in Political Science in 2017.[7]

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  1. ^ Bhatia, Pooja (31 January 2016). "Dr. Politics will see you now". Ozy. Retrieved 14 November 2018.
  2. ^ "Steffen Schmidt". Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. Retrieved 14 November 2018.
  3. ^ "News and Notes: New Appointments". PS. American Political Science Association. 4 (1): 103. 1971. JSTOR 418582.
  4. ^ "News and Notes: Activities". PS. American Political Science Association. 3 (2): 226. 1970. JSTOR 418547.
  5. ^ Schmidt, Steffen (23 May 2015). "Steffen Schmidt: The day I did a segment for 'The Daily Show'". Ames Tribune. Retrieved 14 November 2018.
  6. ^ Schmidt, Steffen (29 August 2013). "Steffen Schmidt: Welcome to the brick-and-mortar Iowa State University". Ames Tribune. Retrieved 14 November 2018.
  7. ^ "Steffen Schmidt receives Lucken Professorship in Political Science". Iowa State University. 4 October 2017. Retrieved 14 November 2018.