August 19, 2009
Oregon Law Welcomes Assistant Professor Stuart Chinn
Oregon Law is pleased to welcome new Assistant Professor Stuart Chinn to the faculty. Professor Chinn’s research and teaching interests include constitutional law, constitutional theory, and legal and political history.
Professor Chinn received his BA, Ph.D. (political science) and JD degrees from Yale University. He has published an article on constitutional theory titled, “D emocracy-Promoting Judicial Review in a Two-Party System: Dealing with Second-Order Preferences” (38 Polity 478 (2006)) and currently is working on a book project dealing with recurrent processes of political change across American history.
Professor Chinn is joining Oregon Law from the University of Texas School of Law. He will teach Constitutional Law II and Legislation during the fall semester, and Constitutional Law I during the spring semester.