George Washington Law names University of Virginia professor Dayna Bowen Matthew as law dean

25 February 2020

GW TODAY — Dayna Bowen Matthew, a lawyer and legal scholar with three decades of industry and academic experience and a nationally recognized expert in health equity and public health policy, has been named the next dean of GW Law. She begins her role on July 1, and she will be the first woman to lead….

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Mitchell Hamline Law names Golden Gate Law professor Anthony Niedwiecki as president and dean

25 February 2020

TWIN CITIES BUSINESS — Mitchell Hamline School of Law on Tuesday announced that Anthony Niedwiecki has been appointed president and dean. He’ll start the new job July 1. The news comes after Mark Gordon stepped down from the job at the end of June last year, with Peter Knapp serving as the interim dean in the….

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North Carolina Central Law names CSU Cleveland-Marshall Law professor Browne C. Lewis as dean

25 February 2020

NC CENTRAL UNIVERSITY — Browne C. Lewis, Esq., has been named dean of the School of Law at North Carolina Central University. She will begin in her new role on July 1, 2020. Currently, Lewis serves as the Leon M. and Gloria Plevin Professor of Law and the founding director of the Center for Health Law and Policy at….

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Texas A&M Law welcomes Bloch-Webha and Brendan S. Maher to its faculty

21 February 2020

TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF LAW — Texas A&M University School of Law welcomes Hannah Bloch-Webha and Brendan S. Maher to its faculty. Bloch-Webha’s scholarship in cybersecurity and Maher’s expertise in health law will buttress burgeoning programs at the law school in Health Law, Policy & Management and in Cybersecurity & Privacy Law & Policy. Both….

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Professor Matthew B. Lawrence joins Emory Law

21 February 2020

EMORY LAW — Accomplished scholar and teacher Matthew B. Lawrence will join Emory Law’s faculty as associate professor of law this fall. Lawrence researches and publishes on health care finance, administrative law, and addictions.  Lawrence currently serves as assistant professor of law at Pennsylvania State University (Dickinson Law), where he also holds a courtesy appointment as assistant….

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Patricia Baia appointed as Senior Instructional Designer at Touro Law

21 February 2020

TOURO COLLEGE JACOB D. FUCHSBERG LAW CENTER — Touro Law Dean Elena B. Langan is pleased to announce the appointment of Patricia Baia, Ph.D. as Senior Instructional Designer. In this role, Dr. Baia will support faculty and departments in addressing complex teaching and learning issues related to instructional design as it relates to traditional, hybrid and….

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Santa Clara Law dean Lisa Kloppenberg named provost and vice president of academic affairs at Santa Clara University

18 February 2020

SANTA CLARA UNIVERSITY — Lisa Kloppenberg, who served as dean of Santa Clara University School of Law and has been interim University provost since June 2019, was named provost and vice president for academic affairs at the 169-year-old institution.

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Katey M. Howerton named as Interim Associate Dean of the Office of Development and Alumni Affairs at William & Mary Law

14 February 2020

WILLIAM & MARY LAW SCHOOL — Dean Davison M. Douglas recently announced that Katey M. Howerton will serve as Interim Associate Dean of the Office of Development and Alumni Affairs at William & Mary Law School. Dean Howerton previously served as the office’s Senior Assistant Dean.

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Professor Iria Giuffrida named as professor of law at William & Mary Law

14 February 2020

WILLIAM & MARY LAW SCHOOL — Professor Giuffrida co-teaches the Law School’s innovative artificial intelligence course, which was first offered in spring 2018 and developed with the support of a grant to the Center for Legal and Court Technology from the Silicon Valley Community Association.

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New York Law School appoints PV Anatharam as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

7 February 2020

NEW YORK LAW SCHOOL — Plachikkat V. (PV) Anantharam has been appointed Senior Vice President and CFO of New York Law School (NYLS). In the role, Anantharam will oversee NYLS’s budget, finance, business operations, and human resources functions. He joined the School on February 3, 2020. Anantharam holds an M.B.A. with a concentration in Finance from Rutgers….

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