Faculty News

Professor Conklin Appointed to Committee on Civic Education

June 7th, 2018

The Supreme Court of Missouri has appointed Professor Carli N. Conklin to a three-year term on the Committee on Civic Education.  The committee was created to “engage Missourians in a dialogue about their courts.”…

Professor Trachtenberg joins the campus free speech debate with new article

June 7th, 2018

Professor Ben Trachtenberg joins the campus free speech debate with “Private Universities and the First Amendment,” in the Journal of Dispute Resolution. He argues that private universities should think carefully…

Professor Strong Speaks in Israel on Religious Extremism

June 7th, 2018

Professor S.I. Strong recently spoken at Bar-Ilan University in Tel Aviv, Israel, at a conference on religious violence and extremism convened by the Journal of Law, Religion and State. Professor…

Professor Halabi Convenes Conference on Material Transfer Agreements and Human Pathogens

June 7th, 2018

Professor Sam Halabi co-chaired a conference on the changing relevance of material transfer agreements (MTAs) for the sharing of biological samples for research into infectious diseases like Ebola, influenza, and…

Professor English Leads Task Force to Revise Adult Guardianship Laws in Missouri

June 1st, 2018

Professor David M. English co-chaired a task force that proposed a revision of Missouri’s adult guardianship laws, recently passed by the Missouri Legislature and signed by the governor. Senate Bill…