Free Market Evaluation - Send us your resume and we will give you free feedback
New Study Shows White Christians and Republicans Underrepresented in Law School Faculties
New Study Shows White Christians and Republicans Underrepresented in L...
The Top 10 Law Schools by Number of Applications
The Top 10 Law Schools by Number of Applications
Many States are Reconsidering Requiring the Bar Exam
Many States are Reconsidering Requiring the Bar Exam
What the U.S. News Ranking Leaves Out in Choosing the Best Law School
What the U.S. News Ranking Leaves Out in Choosing the Best Law School
Your profile matches an open legal position. Apply now!
Legal Job Listings
Download PDF

Robert Adler Named New Dean of University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law View Count: 44

university of utah

Summary: Interim dean Robert W. Adler to continue as next dean of University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law.

Robert W. Adler, distinguished professor of law and interim dean of the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, continues as the next dean, pending approval by the Board of Trustees, the school announced this week in a press release.

Adler joined the University of Utah in 1994 and quickly became known as one of the nation’s leading experts in both environmental and water law. Among his many roles in the college, he served as associate dean for academic affairs for the college of law from 2006-2009.

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!!




As interim dean for the past year, he has worked to shepherd the college’s new building project, enhance the college’s reputation, provide students with opportunities for service learning, engage the community and encourage student-faculty research collaborations. Under his leadership, the college was ranked second in the nation for student clinical opportunities by National Jurist magazine in January 2014.

“Through his leadership, Dean Adler has enhanced the success of the College of Law, and his efforts have earned the trust and respect of the community both on and off campus,” said Ruth Watkins, senior vice president for Academic Affairs. “He will be a tremendous asset to the university leadership team, and I look forward to working with him as we complete the new law school building and meet the challenges facing legal education.”

Prior to entering academia, he had a distinguished career in law practice, including working for the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Resources, Trustees for Alaska and the Natural Resource Defense Council.

A graduate of Georgetown University Law, Adler has co-authored two leading casebooks, has published two highly regarded books, 28 law review articles and numerous book chapters, reports and other articles.

Robert Adler Named New Dean of University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law by

Tagged: , , , , ,

Posted by on August 22, 2014. 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
LEGAL - Administration Manager
USA-AZ-Scottsdale
Accountability Matters. It’s not a slogan. It’s a philosophy. Live it. Join our team! We are a Law Firm of passionate, talented, and experienced attorneys and staff.  We ...


Apply now

Related Posts: