Faculty in the Field

Our faculty members stay busy beyond the classroom, engaging in experiential learning opportunities in their fields of expertise and using those lessons to inform their teaching.


Dean Susan Duncan traveled to Belize with a handful of Brandeis students over Spring Break '15 to learn about restorative justice in that country.


Professor Jim Jones was presented with the David S. Stoner Uncommon Counselor Award by the Dave Nee Foundation in 2013. The Dave Nee Foundation recognized Professor Jones for his mental health advocacy work.


Professor Tony Arnold discusses land use and water issues with law and planning students (and now alums) Connie Barr Archer and Dustin Wallen.


Professors Nicholson, Powell and Enid-Trucios at the Saturday Academy.

Professor Levinson speaking on a panel at the Rutgers University School of Management and Labor Relations Mid-Year Fellows Workshop.


Professor Laura McNeal appears on CNN's New Day to provide insight about the Ferguson, Missouri, protests.

In 2014, Professor Grace Giesel was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award by the Women Lawyers Association of Jefferson County.


Professor Lars Smith speaks on Intellectual Property at the Nanhu Forum in Nanjing, China.

Dean Susan Duncan was part of a legal writing panel held at an event in Oregon.

Professor Jamie Abrams conducts a roundtable discussion for her work with the Brandeis Human Rights Advocacy Project.