College of Law Dean Candidate Visits Campus October 10

Melanie WilsonMelanie Wilson, a candidate for dean of the College of Law, will lead a public forum from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Friday, October 10, in College of Law Classroom 132.

Wilson is a professor of law and associate dean for academic affairs at the University of Kansas School of Law. Before that, she was an associate professor of law at John Marshall Law School from 2005 to 2007 and an adjunct professor at Emory University School of Law from 1994 to 1999. Wilson served as an assistant US attorney from 2001 to 2005 and assistant attorney general from 1995 to 1999.

She has a law degree from the University of Georgia School of Law and a bachelor’s degree in journalism with a minor in business from UGA.

Each forum will be recorded. Once all candidates have completed their visits, archived video of the presentations will be posted on the Office of the Provost’s website. More information on the candidates and the ability to share anonymous feedback during the search can also be found on the website.

The anonymous feedback link will be available until 5:00 p.m. Thursday, October 16.