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Five faculty members earn promotions

Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Congratulations to the following faculty members who recently received promotions: Elizabeth Weeks Leonard (J.D.’99) was awarded the rank of full professor, Matthew I. Hall was named an associate professor, Lisa Milot and Christian Turner were promoted to associate professor with tenure and Hillel Y. Levin was granted tenure.

Former ambassador joins law school as Sanders Scholar; Rutledge named associate dean

Monday, August 19, 2013

Lee A. Feinstein has joined the Georgia Law faculty as the Carl E. Sanders Political Leadership Scholar for the fall 2013 semester. The former U.S. Ambassador to the Repulic of Poland will teach the course Intervention and Sovereignty: Contemporary Issues in International and National Security Law.  Peter B. "Bo" Rutledge has assumed the position of associate dean for faculty development, a post that will allow him to work closely with the law school's faculty, especially its untenured professors, to expand and promote scholarly activities.

Barnett participates in SEALS discussion group

Monday, August 19, 2013

Assistant Professor Kent Barnett served as a panelist in a Southeastern Association of Law Schools discussion group titled “Administrative Procedure: Accountability or Regulatory Roadblock?” The presentation took place in Palm Beach, Fla., during August.

Watson named All-Star

Monday, August 19, 2013

Director of the Law Library Carol A. Watson was recently honored by bepress as a 2013 Institutional Repository (IR) All-Star. Watson is one of four individuals receiving this award for her demonstration of unique and replicable approaches to IR success.

Amann presents course on international criminal law

Thursday, August 15, 2013

Woodruff Chair in International Law Diane Marie Amann taught a course on "Children and International Criminal Law" as part of the 15th Annual Summer Session on International Criminal Law, Humanitarian Law and Human Rights Law at the University of Salzburg Law School in Austria during August.