Faculty Workshops

Faculty and Scholarship

College of Law faculty are excellent teachers, scholars, and practitioners. Their influential and well-respected scholarship is placed in some of the most esteemed law publications in the nation.

Faculty and Scholarship

College of Law faculty are excellent teachers, scholars, and practitioners. Their influential and well-respected scholarship is placed in some of the most esteemed law publications in the nation.

Faculty Workshops

Leading scholars visit the College of Law, collaborate with faculty, and lead discussions on legal trends. 

College of Law Faculty Colloquium Series

The University of Tennessee’s College of Law Faculty Colloquium Series brings to campus legal scholars from across the country to discuss their scholarship in a colloquium setting.

The College of Law is pleased to announce the Faculty Colloquium Series Schedule for 2018-19. If you would like additional information, please contact Associate Dean for Faculty Development Teri Baxter at 865-974-6005 or tbaxter4@utk.edu. Workshops are generally held on the 2nd floor of the College of Law in the Faculty Lounge, Room 262.

Corrina Lain, University of Richmond

Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018
Specializations: Constitutional Law, U.S. Supreme Court, Capital Punishment

Corrina Lain, University of Richmond

Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018
Specializations: Constitutional Law, U.S. Supreme Court, Capital Punishment

Joseph Fishkin, University of Texas, Austin

Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018
Specializations: Constitutional Law, Election Law, Employment Discrimination, Distributive Justice, Education Law, Torts

Joseph Fishkin, University of Texas, Austin

Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018
Specializations: Constitutional Law, Election Law, Employment Discrimination, Distributive Justice, Education Law, Torts

Dan Simon, University of Southern California

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Specializations: Criminal law, the Intersection of Law and Psychology

Dan Simon, University of Southern California

TBA
Specializations: Criminal law, the Intersection of Law and Psychology

Randy Barnett, Georgetown University

Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018
Specializations: Constitutional Law, Contracts

Randy Barnett, Georgetown University

Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018
Specializations: Constitutional Law, Contracts

Sean Seymore, Vanderbilt University

Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019
Specializations: Patent Law, Intersection of Law and Science

Sean Seymore, Vanderbilt University

Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019
Specializations: Patent Law, Intersection of Law and Science

Mike Wells, University of Georgia

Tuesday, March 12, 2019
Specializations: Torts, Federal Courts, Constitutional Litigation

Mike Wells, University of Georgia

Tuesday, March 12, 2019
Specializations: Torts, Federal Courts, Constitutional Litigation

Yolanda Vazquez, University of Cincinnati​

Thursday, March 28, 2019
Specializations: Immigration Law, Criminal Justice System, Criminal Defense

Yolanda Vazquez, University of Cincinnati​

Thursday, March 28, 2019
Specializations: Immigration Law, Criminal Justice System, Criminal Defense