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Oregon Law announces newly awarded professorships

Seven faculty members earn prestigious professorships, fellowships

In August, seven members of the University of Oregon School of Law faculty were named recipients of endowed professorships and fellowships, law school Dean Michael Moffitt announced.

Each year, the school’s faculty advisory committee on chairs meets with the dean to determine how the coming year’s vacant professorships and fellowships should be filled.

“The committee’s deliberations were candid and thoughtful, as was their advice,” Dean Moffitt said in his announcement to the law school community.

The new 2011-12 endowed professors and fellows for the school of law are:

Professor Ibrahim Gassama, James O. and Alfred T. Goodwin Senior Faculty Fellow
Associate Professor Rob Illig, Dean’s Distinguished Faculty Fellow
Associate Dean for Faculty Development Tom Lininger, Orlando John and Marian H. Hollis Professor
Professor Roberta Mann, Frank Nash Professor
Associate Professor Michelle McKinley, Dean’s Distinguished Faculty Fellow
Associate Professor Ofer Raban, Elmer Sahlstrom Senior Faculty Fellow
Professor Suzanne Rowe, James L. and Irene R. Hershner Professor

These faculty members join an impressive list of currently endowed professors and fellows:

Professor Barbara Aldave, Loran L. Stewart Professor of Business Law
Professor Carl Bjerre, Wallace & Ellen Kaapcke Professor of Business Law
Professor John Bonine, Bernard B. Kliks Professor
Professor Caroline Forell, Clayton R. Hess Professor
Professor Susan Gary, Orlando J. and Marian H. Hollis Professor
Professor Leslie Harris, Dorothy Kliks Fones Professor
Professor Richard Hildreth, Bernard B. Kliks Professor
Professor Nancy Shurtz, B.A. Kliks Professor
Professor Merle Weiner, Philip H. Knight Professor
Professor Mary Wood, Philip H. Knight Professor


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