|Kevin||O'Rear||1106 Eck Hall of Lawemail@example.com|| ||Kevin O’Rear joined the Law School in 2011. He has held a variety of roles, and was appointed to his current position as Assistant Dean for Academic and Student Affairs in 2014.
Dean O’Rear’s responsibilities include oversight of the Admissions Office, Career Development Office, Law School Registrar, and Office of Student Services. He is also involved with issues related to the curriculum, adjunct faculty, the Hoynes Code, and a wide range of other areas.
Dean O'Rear graduated with honors from Notre Dame with a B.A. in Economics and History, after which he served as an intelligence officer in the U.S. Air Force. Following his military service, he attended the University of Virginia School of Law, where he was a member of the Virginia Law Review.
Prior to joining the Law School, Dean O’Rear’s legal career included both law firm and in-house experience. He was an associate at Jones Day and partner at Baker & Daniels (now Faegre Baker Daniels), where he practiced labor and employment law. Dean O'Rear was next appointed Vice President and General Counsel of AM General LLC, a multi-billion dollar automotive and defense manufacturer most widely known for production of the HUMVEE military vehicle. As General Counsel he was responsible for all legal affairs of the company, including litigation, compliance, contract negotiations, and a wide variety of other topics.
Dean O'Rear first joined the Law School in 2004 as an adjunct faculty member in the Deposition Skills course, and he remains a Concurrent Assistant Professor of Law today.|
- Career Development Office
- Student Services
|/assets/141528/257x/kevin_orear2014.jpg||Assistant Dean for Academic and Student Affairs<br/>Concurrent Faculty|
|Kristin||Pruitt||1100 Eck Hall of Law||574.631.6627||Kristin.A.Pruitt.firstname.lastname@example.org|| || ||Adjunct Assistant Professor||<a href="mailto:email@example.com">Rebecca Ward</a>|
|Kristin||Schoenfeld||Grace Hall||574.631.4398||Kristin.M.Schoenfeld.firstname.lastname@example.org|| || || ||Senior Staff Assistant|
|Kristine||Kalanges||2144 Eck Hall of Lawemail@example.com||http://www.nd.edu/~ndlaw/faculty/cv/kalanges_cv.pdf|
- Comparative Legal Traditions
- International Political Economy
- Law and Development
- Legal and Political Philosophy
- Religion and Human Rights
|Kristine Kalanges is Associate Professor of Law and Concurrent Associate Professor of Political Science at the University of Notre Dame, where her teaching and research interests include: democracy, development and human rights; international and comparative law; international political economy; legal and political philosophy; and religious freedom. Her first book, <i>Religious Liberty in Western and Islamic Law: Toward a World Legal Tradition</i> (Oxford University Press, 2012), explored the comparative effects of religious beliefs and practices on constitutions and international human rights. Her current research, <i>Investing in Human Dignity: A Natural Law Approach to International Political Economy</i>, focuses on ethical issues in global political economic relations (including, for example, international investment and development).
Born and raised in the Pacific Northwest, Professor Kalanges joined the Notre Dame faculty in 2012, where she is on the faculty advisory committee for the Center for Civil and Human Rights and the Center for Ethics and Culture, as well as a faculty fellow in the Kellogg Institute for International Studies and the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies. Previously, she was an assistant professor of Justice, Law & Society in the School of Public Affairs at American University. She also practiced corporate law in the New York office of Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton and served in Washington, D.C. as a law clerk for the U.S. Department of Justice.
In 2008, Professor Kalanges received a J.D. from Yale Law School, where she was a John M. Olin Fellow in Law, Economics and Public Policy, and a Ph.D. from Georgetown University, where she was a Graduate Fellow in International Relations. She also holds a M.A. in Government from Georgetown University and a B.A. from the University of Puget Sound, where she majored in International Political Economy. Prior to undertaking graduate studies, she spent two years in Seattle’s private sector, providing research, marketing, and communications services for technology and consulting firms.|| ||/assets/73423/original/kalanges.jpg||LAW70407, Comparative Legal Traditions
LAW70437, International Business Transactions
LAW60901, Torts||<b>Books & Book Chapters</b>
<i>Sharia and Modernity</i> in ASHGATE RESEARCH COMPANION TO ISLAMIC LAW, eds. Peri Bearman and Ruud Peters, Forthcoming.
RELIGIOUS LIBERTY IN WESTERN AND ISLAMIC LAW: TOWARD A WORLD LEGAL TRADITION
(Oxford University Press, 2012).
<i>Religious Liberty: Between Strategy and Telos</i> in 11 REVIEW OF FAITH IN INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS, 28-31 (Winter 2013).
<em>Taking God Seriously: Why Religion is Essential to the Defense of Religious Human Rights</em> 2011
FIDES ET LIBERTAS 37-58 (2011).
Talking Points on Report of the Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Religion or Belief, Heiner Bielefeldt, A/HRC/22/51, Human Rights Council, UN, Geneva. Prepared for the Caritas in Veritate Foundation, May 2013.
Contributor, INTRODUCTION TO INTERNATIONAL POLITICAL ECONOMY, David N. Balaam and Bradford Dillman, eds. (Longman, 2nd ed. 2000, 3rd ed. 2004, 5th ed. 2010).||Associate Professor of Law<br>Concurrent Associate Professor of Political Science||<a href="mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org">Gloria Krull</a>|
|Laura||Hollis||222 Mendozaemail@example.com|| || ||Concurrent Assistant Professor of Law||<a href="mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org">Rebecca Ward</a>|
|Laurel||Cochrane||P.||2357 Biolchini Hall||574.631.0983||574.631.6371||Laurel.P.Cochrane.email@example.com|| ||Laurel P. Cochrane has joined the staff of the Notre Dame Law School Kresge Library as an associate librarian. She received her B.A. in English from Indiana University, where she was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. She also earned her M.L.S. (with Honors) from Indiana University. She held technical services positions of increasing responsibility at the St. Joseph County Public Library in South Bend, Indiana, since 1985. She had a major role in managing the Public Library’s automated system.
She served as a visiting librarian last year to support the Transitional Justice Project at the Notre Dame Law School Center for Civil and Human Rights. She established the project’s Accountability Resource Center collection of books, monographs, studies, reports, and similar documents relating to the change from repressive to more open regimes. She also provided bibliographic assistance to the Kresge Law Library with particular responsibilities for the effective application of the automated library system.|| ||/assets/71626/original/cochrane.jpg||Associate Librarian|
|Lauren||Bolland||1333 Biolchini Hallfirstname.lastname@example.org|| || ||Lauren joined the Law School as Assistant Director of Admissions in July 2013. She graduated from Ohio University in 2008 with a Master of Education in College Student Personnel and received her B.A. in Communication from Truman State University in 2006.
Before joining Notre Dame Law School, Lauren served as the Program Director of Major Exploration Academic Advising at Saint Louis University and as a Career Counselor at both the University of Georgia and Ohio University. She also has experience teaching at the college level and advising student organizations.
Lauren originally hails from Saint Louis, Missouri.||/assets/140047/fullsize/lauren_bolland.jpg||Assistant Director, Admissions|
|Leslie||Berg||2110 Eck Hall of Law||574.631.8737||Leslie.K.Berg.email@example.com|| || ||Faculty Admin Assistant for Professors:
Brinig, Carozza, Gurule, Kelley, O’Connell, Pin, and SSRN staff coordinator||Faculty Administrative Assistant|
|Leslie||Callahan||D’Arcy||2185 Eck Hall of Law||574.631.9474||Leslie.Callahan@nd.edu|| ||Leslie D. Callahan teaches Legal Writing I and Legal Research and Writing II.
She earned her A.B. in Political Science, cum laude, from Bryn Mawr College in 1983. She earned her J.D., cum laude, from Harvard Law School in 1986, where she was a Board Member of the Harvard Legal Aid Bureau.
After graduating from Harvard Law School, she clerked for Judge Orinda D. Evans of the U.S. District Court in Atlanta, Georgia. Following her clerkship, she was a commercial litigator, primarily with Morrison & Foerster in New York. Relocating to the Midwest, she was General Counsel to the University of Kansas research foundation and, here in South Bend, practiced with Baker & Daniels. She joined the Legal Writing program at Notre Dame Law School in the fall of 2005.
Professor Callahan serves as a Board Member and Executive Committee Member for the South Bend Museum of Art and as a Board Member for the Stanley Clark School.|| ||LAW60705, Legal Writing I
LAW60707, Legal Writing II||Assistant Adjunct Professor||<a href="mailto:Debbie.S.Sumption.firstname.lastname@example.org">Debbie Sumption</a>|
|Linda||Przbyszewski||438 Decio Faculty Hall||574.631.7661||Linda.Przybyszewski.email@example.com||http://history.nd.edu/faculty/directory/linda-przybyszewski/||Associate Professor
Department of History
<br /><br />
Przybyszewski is finishing a book called "The Lost Art of Dress" for Basic Books. It tells the story of how Americans learned (and forgot) how to dress and sew in the 20th Century. She will then get back to her book project on the Cincinnati Bible War which broke out when city's school board ended Bible reading in 1869. Professor Przybyszewski has held several national fellowships, most recently from the American Council of Learned Societies. Her most recent publication is Religion, Morality and the Constitutional Order for the American Historical Association (2011).|| ||/assets/102645/original/przybyszewski_linda_1_.jpg|| || ||<a href="http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-3445_162-57585174/dressing-down-a-culture-for-refusing-to-dress-up/">CBS Sunday Morning</a> - May 19, 2013||Concurrent Associate Professor|