Free Market Evaluation - Send us your resume and we will give you free feedback
Joint Incubator Program Started Between Both Baltimore Law Schools
Joint Incubator Program Started Between Both Baltimore Law Schools
Approximately 90% of Students Drop out of Unaccredited California Schools
Approximately 90% of Students Drop out of Unaccredited California Scho...
Best Small Cities for Law School Graduates to Work In
Best Small Cities for Law School Graduates to Work In
Best Metropolitan Cities for Law School Graduates to Gravitate Towards
Best Metropolitan Cities for Law School Graduates to Gravitate Towards
Your profile matches an open legal position. Apply now!
Legal Job Listings
Download PDF

University of Connecticut Appoints Interim Dean Willajeanne McLean View Count: 70

Jeremy Paul packed bags early and left his deanship at the University of Connecticut recently, instead of staying through till the end of the 2012-2013 school year, having been offered a deanship at Northeastern University of Boston; he announced the change in late July, leaving a vacancy that needed immediate placing. They chose Professor Willajeanne F. McLean as interim dean, effective as of Tuesday, and will keep her on till they finish interviews this December to find a permanent dean.

McLean got a BA from Wellesley, where she studied French Literature and European History, as well as a degree from the University of Massachusetts in Microbiology. The biology degree she used immediately to work at the Sloan-Kettering Cancer Institute; her European interests would come into play after she received her law degree from Fordham University. She later studied at the Institute of European Studies at the Free University at Brussels, where she earned her degree in European Law, but before that she had worked as a patent attorney at Darby and Darby, where she focused on trademark law.

Fittingly enough, she taught courses on trademarks and European Law, also teaching a seminar on Intellectual Property Law at the Jagiellonian University in Cracow Poland. Her interests continue to be in intellectual property law and European law.

University of Connecticut Appoints Interim Dean Willajeanne McLean by

Get JD Journal in Your Mail
Subscribe to our FREE daily news alerts and get the latest updates on the most happening events in the legal, business, and celebrity world. You also get your daily dose of humor and entertainment!!




Tagged: , ,

Daniel June Posted by on August 15, 2012. Filed under Law School News. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can skip to the end and leave a response. Pinging is currently not allowed.

 

 

Job of the Day
Assistant General Counsel
USA-MO-Saint Louis
Title: Assistant General Counsel   Employer: American Association of Orthodontists Location: St. Louis Compensation: Salary Travel Requirements: Moderate; domestic. Contact: Sen...


Apply now

Related Posts: