POLI 1: American Government

Languages Spoken

English, Russian, Kyrgyz


Piano, classical music

First Year at West Valley



Jamilya Ukudeeva has been with West Valley College since 2002 teaching U.S. Government courses in person and online. In 2003 she earned a Ph.D. degree in the field of Comparative Politics from the University of California, Riverside. She also holds two BA degrees in linguistics and piano. Jamilya Ukudeeva lives with her family in the East Bay Area.


Ph.D. in Political Science, 2003
University of California, Riverside

MA in Political Science, 1998
University of California, Riverside

BA in Roman-German Philology, 1996
Kyrgyz State University

BA in Piano, 1994
Kyrgyz State College of Music

Last Updated 8/23/21