Category Archives: Faculty News

faculty-scholarship

Faculty scholarship report now available online

William Mitchell professors are expert teachers—and practitioners and scholars. Professors’ practical experience and scholarly expertise enhances their classroom teaching abilities. And each year, Mitchell’s professors write and publish scholarly articles on a wide range of topics related to law, the legal profession, and legal education. Continue reading →

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Professor’s research inspires community, leading to historical designation

The former home of Arthur and Edith Lee was added to the National Register of Historic Places in July, after research confirmed that the modest clapboard house marked a turning point for the civil rights movement in Minneapolis. William Mitchell’s Professor Ann Juergens published the initial research over a decade ago, revealing that the African-American …

Eric S. Janus

William Mitchell president and dean announces plan to return to teaching; search to begin for new law school leader

Eric S. Janus has announced that he will conclude his role as president and dean of William Mitchell College of Law in June 2015 to return to the Mitchell faculty. He will have served as president and dean for eight years, and as a member of the Mitchell faculty for more than 30 years. Continue …

Chief Justice John Roberts

Chief Justice of the United States John G. Roberts, Jr., to teach with William Mitchell in London

Chief Justice of the United States John G. Roberts, Jr., will teach for William Mitchell College of Law’s international program in London this coming summer. He will serve as a 2014 faculty member for Mitchell in London, teaching a course called The Supreme Court of the United States in Historical Perspective. Continue reading →