Named after the former U.S. Secretary of State who taught at the University of Georgia School of Law in the last decades of his career, the Dean Rusk International Law Center has served since 1977 as a nucleus for global research, education, and service. From its home in Dean Rusk Hall, the Center builds upon a Georgia Law tradition of excellence in international law that dates to 1940.



  • Sarah Quinn, Director of the Dean Rusk International Law Center
  • Laura Kagel, Director of International Professional Education
  • Mandy Dixon, International Professional Education Manager
  • Catrina Martin, Global Practice Preparation Assistant.

Serving as Faculty Co-Directors are: Diane Marie Amann, Regents' Professor of International Law and Emily & Ernest Woodruff Chair in International Law; Christopher M. Bruner, Stembler Family Distinguished Professor in Business Law; and Desirée LeClercq, Assistant Professor of Law.