UH Law Center appoints Brena Baumann-Gonzalez ’90 as Senior Director of Development

13 April 2021

UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON LAW CENTER — University of Houston Law Center alumna Brena Baumann-Gonzalez ‘90 began her role as Senior Director of Development on Monday. She brings almost 28 years of high-level experience in philanthropy and development to the Law Center.

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University of Virginia welcomes Craig Konnoth to the School of Law faculty

13 April 2021

UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA SCHOOL OF LAW — Craig Konnoth, an expert in health care law, and law and sexuality, will join the University of Virginia School of Law in the fall. Konnoth is currently a law professor at the University of Colorado, where he explores issues of health and civil rights, and health data.

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Jennifer Lee Koh joins Pepperdine Caruso Law as Associate Professor of Law

13 April 2021

PEPPERDINE CARUSO SCHOOL OF LAW — Pepperdine Caruso School of Law is pleased to welcome Jennifer Lee Koh as an Associate Professor of Law. Beginning this coming fall, Professor Koh will be teaching courses related to immigration law, criminal law, and ethics, as well as co-directing the Nootbaar Institute on Law, Religion, and Ethics.

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Ahilan Arulanantham to lead UCLA School of Law’s Center for Immigration Law and Policy as co-faculty director and professor from practice

13 April 2021

UCLA SCHOOL OF LAW — Ahilan Arulanantham, one of the nation’s most respected advocates for immigrants’ rights, is celebrated for his visionary efforts both inside and outside of the courtroom. This includes leadership in a great number of transformative lawsuits that have had a profound and positive impact on the lives of noncitizens in the United States.

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The University of Akron School of Law appoints former practicing physician George Horvath to faculty

13 April 2021

THE AKRON LEGAL NEWS — As a practicing cardiologist and academic physician, George Horvath witnessed firsthand how U.S. laws affect healthcare access and delivery, the ways in which the intricate processes involved in the approval of medications and devices impact product availability and safety and the effect these issues have on patients and providers.

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Anna Spain Bradley joins UCLA School of Law faculty

13 April 2021

UCLA SCHOOL OF LAW — Anna Spain Bradley, a scholar of international law, human rights, dispute resolution and racism, who currently serves as UCLA’s vice chancellor for equity, diversity and inclusion, has joined the UCLA School of Law faculty as a professor of law.

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Willamette Law appoints two new faculty and transitions one

13 April 2021

WILLAMETTE UNIVERSITY — Professor Karen Sandrik was appointed to associate dean for faculty, Professor David Friedman was appointed to associate dean for strategic initiatives. Additionally, The Dean Laura Appleman transitions from associate dean for faculty back to the full-time faculty as Van Winkle Melton professor of law and university research integrity officer.

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Harvard Law names Tracee Whitley as dean

13 April 2021

HARVARD LAW TODAY — When veteran legal industry executive Tracee Whitley was an undergraduate at Harvard, she never imagined she’d eventually return decades later to become Harvard Law School’s new dean for administration.

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NYU Law appoints Judge Robert A. Katzmann as professor of practice

13 April 2021

NYU SCHOOL OF LAW — Judge Robert A. Katzmann of the US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit joins NYU Law as a professor of practice, effective January 21. Katzmann’s new role coincides with his assumption of senior status as a federal judge on January 21.

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Guy-Uriel E. Charles joins Harvard Law faculty as Charles J. Ogletree, Jr. Professor of Law and will lead HLS’s Charles Hamilton Houston Institute for Race and Justice

13 April 2021

THE AMERICAN LAW INSTITUTE — Guy-Uriel E. Charles, an expert in constitutional law, election law, campaign finance, redistricting, politics and race, will join the Harvard Law faculty effective July 1. He will teach Civil Procedure, Constitutional Law, Election Law, and Race and the Law and other courses and seminars in those areas.

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