2014 Spring

2014 Spring Semester Faculty Workshop

Mark your calendars!  We have a diverse and very interesting set of Faculty Workshops scheduled for this semester.  Workshops are held on Thursdays from 11:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. in Courtroom of the 90s (Girardi 2nd floor) unless noted otherwise.  The schedule is below:


February 13

Jay Tidmarsh

Diane and M.O. Miller II, Research Professor of Law, University of Notre Dame Law School
"Auctioning Class Settlements"

February 20

William E. Forbath

Associate Dean for Research, Lloyd M. Bentsen Chair in Law, University of Texas School of Law

"The Anti-Oligarchy Constitution"

February 27

Stephen I. Vladeck

Professor of Law, Associate Dean for Scholarship, Washington College of Law, American University

“Military Courts and Article III”

March 13

Lawrence B. Solum

Professor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center
"The Fixation Thesis: The Original Meaning of the Constitutional Text"


March 20

Robert C. Post

Dean and Sol & Lillian Goldman Professor of Law, Yale Law School

"A Short History of Representation and Discursive Democracy"


March 27

William Araiza

Professor of Law, Brooklyn Law School
"Enforcing the Equal Protection Clause: Congressional Power, Judicial Doctrine, and Constitutional Law"

April 10 - rescheduled date

Nina A. Kohn

Professor of Law, Syracuse University College of Law 
"Vulnerability and the Role of Government"