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Online Faculty Directory

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Online Faculty Directory

Esther Akwii, Vermont Law School
LLM Fellow

Expertise: Food and Agriculture; International Human Rights; Human Rights and the Environment

Suzanne Bellici
Adjunct Faculty

Expertise: Restorative Justice; Conflict and Communication

Laurie Beyranevand
Director, Center for Agriculture and Food Systems
Professor of Law

Expertise: Health Law; Administrative Law; Food Law and Policy

Katharine Blake McGowan
Adjunct Professor

Expertise: Restorative Justice

David Cahill
Specialist in Digital Evidence

Expertise: Criminal Law and Procedure; Restorative Justice

Jared Carter
Legal Writing Specialist
Assistant Professor of Law
Stephanie Clark
Director of the Center for Justice Reform
Assistant Professor

Expertise: Restorative Justice

Cara Cookson
Adjunct Faculty

Expertise: Restorative Justice; Family Law

Michael Cote
Adjunct Faculty

Expertise: Climate Change Adaptation; Land Use Planning and Regulation; International Development

Professor Alana DeGarmo
Adjunct Professor

Expertise: Legal Research Instruction; Legal Writing

Erika Dunyak
Adjunct Faculty

Expertise: Food and Agriculture

Jeannette Eicks
Director, Center for Legal Innovation
Research Professor of Law
Kathleen Falk
Adjunct Faculty

Expertise: Environmental Advocacy

Emily Gould
Adjunct Professor

Expertise: Restorative Justice

Hillary Hoffmann, Vermont Law School
Professor of Law

Expertise: Natural Resources Law and Management; Administrative Law; Climate Change; Native American Law

Mark James, Vermont Law School
Adjunct Professor & Senior Research Fellow
Gregory Johnson, Vermont Law School
Director, Legal Writing Program
Professor of Law

Expertise: Legal Writing; Appellate Advocacy; Sexual Orientation and the Law

Ben Jones
Adjunct Faculty
Kevin Jones
Director, Institute for Energy and the Environment
Professor of Energy Technology and Policy

Expertise: Energy Law and Regulation; Clean Air Act; Climate Change; Air Pollution

Ross Jones
Adjunct Faculty

Expertise: Environmental Law; Science and the Law; Natural Resources Law and Management

Adjunct Faculty
Steve Letendre
Adjunct Faculty
Michael Lewis
Adjunct Professor
Julia McCarthy, VLS Online Faculty
Online Faculty
John Miller, Vermont Law School
Vice President for Enrollment Management, Marketing and Communications
Adjunct Professor of Law

Expertise: Restorative Justice

Margaret Olnek, Visiting Assistant Professor
Assistant Professor
Adjunct Faculty Liaison
Mason Overstreet Headshot
Staff Attorney
Assistant Professor of Law
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Senior Counsel, Environmental Advocacy Clinic
Senior Counsel, Institute for Energy and the Environment
Professor of Law

Expertise: Climate Change; Endangered Species; Natural Resources Law and Management; Public Lands; Water Rights and Allocation; Wetlands and Water Resources

Melissa Racki

Expertise: Legal Writing; Legal Analysis

Professor Sarah Reiter, Director of Online Learning
Faculty Director of Online Learning
Assistant Professor of Law

Expertise: Ocean and Coastal Resources; Dispute Resolution; Science and the Law

Heidi Remick
Adjunct Faculty
Professor Cari Rincker
Adjunct Faculty
Erika Sasson
Adjunct Professor

Expertise: Restorative Justice

Carrie Scrufari
Adjunct Faculty
Adjunct Professor

Expertise: Environmental Law

Adrienne Soler, Vermont Law School
Associate Director, Online Learning
Associate Professor of Law
Adjunct Faculty

Expertise: Environmental Law

Kerriann Stout
Assistant Director, Academic Success Program
Assistant Professor of Law
Online Faculty
Johanna Thibault
Adjunct Faculty

Expertise: Environmental Law; Energy Law and Regulation

Executive Director

Expertise: Restorative Justice

Jack Tuholske
Director, Water and Justice Program
Professor of Law

Expertise: Environmental Litigation and Mediation

Professor Madhavi Venkatesan
Adjunct Faculty
Pamela Vesilind
Assistant Professor of Law

Expertise: Animal Law; Food Law and Policy; Civil Procedure; Ethics and Professionalism

Adjunct Professor
Joel West Williams, VLS Faculty
Adjunct Faculty