Prof. Kristin Knudsen, J.D., M.J.S., Legal Studies faculty in the Justice Center, received the Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching.
Prof. Deb Periman, J.D., Legal Studies Program Coordinator in the Justice Center, was recently promoted to Professor of Justice. Professor Periman is also the Legal Studies Program Coordinator. Her areas of focus are legal writing, regulation of nonlawyer professionals and unauthorized practice of law, and collateral consequences of criminal convictions/offender reentry.
Prof. Jason Brandeis, J.D., Legal Studies faculty in the Justice Center, recently received promotion to Associate Professor of Justice with tenure. His areas of focus are civil liberties, constitutional law, legal education, and marijuana law and policy.