Rising Faculty from 29 Schools Gather at Albany Law

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Date: 02/05/2011

Albany Law School hosted untenured faculty from 29 law schools at "Sharing Scholarship, Building Teachers: The 2011 Northeast Regional Scholarship and Teaching Development Workshop" on Feb. 4 and 5.

The workshop, co-sponsored by Temple University Beasley School of Law, provided law faculty who do not have tenure with an opportunity to develop their scholarship and discuss their teaching with other similarly situated law faculty. Attending faculty presented works in progress, got feedback from peers ahead of the next law review submission season and shared thoughts on teaching practices and related issues.

Among the institutions represented by participating law faculty:

  • Albany Law School
  • Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
  • Boston College Law School
  • Boston University School of Law
  • Brooklyn Law School
  • Dept. of Legal Studies and Business Ethics, the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania
  • Earle Mack School of Law, Drexel University
  • Hofstra University School of Law
  • Loyola University New Orleans College of Law
  • New England Law School
  • New York Law School
  • New York University School of Law
  • North Carolina Central University School of Law
  • Northeastern University School of Law
  • Roger Williams University School of Law
  • Rutgers School of Law-Newark
  • South Texas College of Law
  • SUNY-Buffalo Law School
  • Syracuse University College of Law
  • Temple University Beasley School of Law
  • Texas Wesleyan School of Law
  • University of Baltimore School of Law
  • University of Jammu Law School
  • University of Maine School of Law
  • University of New Hampshire School of Law
  • University of Oregon
  • University of Pittsburgh School of Law
  • Valparaiso University School of Law
  • Western New England College School of Law

"We have an excellent group of colleagues from the Northeast and beyond joining us," said Professor James Gathii, Albany Law School's Associate Dean for Research and Scholarship. "We look forward to hosting a productive exchange about the very exciting scholarship and teaching innovations that will be shared and discussed at the conference."