Dean Andrews Announces Changes in Administration

3/27/2013 | Facebook|Twitter|Email

Alicia Ouellette will become the associate dean for faculty scholarship and professional development, effective April 1, 2013, and Rosemary Queenan will succeed her as interim associate dean for student affairs after Commencement in May.

Associate Dean Ouellette

In her new role, Associate Dean Ouellette will work with all members of the faculty to support scholarly production, excellent teaching and meaningful service. She will also continue to serve in her current role as associate dean for student affairs through Commencement on May 17, 2013, thereby ensuring continuity for the graduating class.

A leading scholar in the field of bioethics, Associate Dean Ouellette recently published the book Bioethics and Disability: Toward a Disability-Conscious Bioethics, which takes on the tension between disability rights scholars and bioethicists, and she teaches Constitutional Law, Bioethics Seminar, and Human Reproduction: Legal and Moral Issues at the law school. She is also a professor of bioethics at the Union Graduate College/Mt. Sinai School of Medicine Program in Bioethics.

Professor Queenan

Professor Queenan, who joined the Albany Law School faculty in 2007, teaches Introduction to Lawyering, as well as Drafting and New York Practice II. She presents frequently at academic workshops and conferences on legal education and writing, among other topics. She began teaching in 1999 as an adjunct faculty member at New York Law School, where she taught Legal Reasoning, Writing & Research, Written and Oral Advocacy and Drafting Contracts.