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Online Faculty Directory

Esther Akwii, Vermont Law School

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

Joe Brennan, Vermont Law School
Interim Vice Dean for Students
Professor of Law
Faculty Representative, Vermont Law School Board of Trustees

Expertise: Academic Support; Bar Preparation; Legal Analysis; Legal Writing

David Cahill
Specialist in Digital Evidence

Expertise: Criminal Law and Procedure; Restorative Justice

Jared Carter '09
Assistant Professor of Law
Co-director, Appellate Project
First Amendment Law
Stephanie Clark
Director of the Center for Justice Reform
Assistant Professor

Expertise: Restorative Justice

Chelsea_Colwyn
Adjunct Faculty

Expertise: Natural Resources Law and Management; Wetlands and Water Resources

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

Ryan Kane
Adjunct Faculty
Steve Letendre
Adjunct Faculty
Michael Lewis
Adjunct Professor
Julia McCarthy, VLS Online Faculty
Online Faculty
Brenda McKinney
Course Developer

Expertise: Restorative Justice

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
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Staff Attorney
Assistant Professor of Law
TadeOyewunmi
Assistant Professor and Senior Energy Research Scholar

Expertise: Energy Law and Regulation; International Energy Law and Policy

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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
Anton Robinson
Course Developer
Richard Sala JD/MELP'13
Assistant Director, Academic Success Program
Assistant Professor of Law

Expertise: Academic Support; Bar Preparation

Erika Sasson
Adjunct Professor

Expertise: Restorative Justice

Carrie Scrufari
Adjunct Faculty
Stacy Shelton
Adjunct Professor

Expertise: Environmental Law

Adrienne Soler, Vermont Law School
Associate Professor of Law
Emily Spiegel, Vermont Law School
Assistant Professor of Law
Adjunct Faculty

Expertise: Environmental Law

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

Expertise: Environmental Law; Energy Law and Regulation

Karen Tronsgard-Scott
Adjuct Professor

Expertise: Restorative Justice

Kathleen Vello, LLM'18
Adjunct Professor
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