Faculty

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0FacultyWildermuth, AmyProfessorAdministrative Law, Civil Procedure, Environmental Law, Natural Resources, Property
0FacultyReitze, ArnoldProfessor (Lecturer)Climate Change, Environmental Law, Natural Resources
0FacultyPleune, JamieAssociate Professor (Clinical)Clinical, Environmental Law
2FellowsRuple, JohnResearch Fellow, Wallace Stegner Center for Land, Resources and the EnvironmentEnergy Law, Environmental Law, Natural Resources, Public Lands, Water Law
0FacultyDavies, LincolnAssociate Dean for Academic Affairs, ProfessorCivil Procedure, Climate Change, Energy Law, Environmental Law, Litigation, Natural Resources, Religion
0FacultyStraube, MicheleProfessor (Lecturer)Environmental Dispute Resolution, Environmental Law
0FacultyAdler, RobertDean College of Law, ProfessorAdministrative Law, Environmental Law, Natural Resources, Water Law
0FacultyKeiter, RobertDistinguished ProfessorAdministrative Law, Climate Change, Constitutional Law, Energy Law, Environmental Law, Natural Resources, Public Lands
0FacultyCraig, RobinProfessorAdministrative Law, Environmental Law, Property, Water Law

News and Events

Stegner Lecture with Jim Steenburgh

“Secrets of the Greatest Snow on Earth:  Weather, Climate Change and Finding Deep Powder in Utah’s Wasatch Mountains and Around the World” 12:15 – 1:30 p.m., Sutherland Moot Courtroom Jim Steenburgh, Professor, Atmospheric Sciences, University of Utah Utah has long claimed to have the greatest snow on Earth—the state itself has even trademarked the phrase. […]

Community Dialogue – Air Quality Across the Wasatch Front

Connect with your community by better understanding important social issues ALL RESIDENTS OF THE SALT LAKE METROPOLITAN AREA AND THE WASATCH FRONT ARE INVITED Air Quality across the Wasatch Front: What is being done and what else can be done? Register online » 5:30 – 6:00 p.m. – Social Hour 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. – […]

George Washington University to Host Event Showcasing Craig Article

On Friday, September 19, the George Washington University School of Law (GWU) will host an all-day event to showcase an article co-authored by Professor Robin Craig and Professor J.B. Ruhl that was published in the Vanderbilt Law Review. The article, “Designing Administrative Law for Adaptive Management,” offers to the federal and state governments a Model […]

Stegner Center Green Bag: Our Public Lands

A Wallace Stegner Center Green Bag with Peter Metcalf Our Public Lands: A Major Source of Sustainable Economic Vitality and Quality of Life In this Green Bag lecture Peter Metcalf, CEO & Co-Founder of Black Diamond Equipment, will discuss the House Bill 148, the recreation economy, the creative class, and what the BLM tag line “land […]

Stegner Lecture Series: Nature’s Trust

Nature’s Trust: Environmental Law for a New Ecological Age by Mary Christina Wood 12:15 – 1:30 p.m., Room 106 Environmental law has failed us all. As ecosystems collapse across the globe and the climate crisis intensifies, environmental agencies worldwide use their authority to permit the very harm that they are supposed to prevent. Growing numbers […]

50th Anniversary of the Wilderness Act Conference

The Wilderness Act at 50 and the Mountain West The Wallace Stegner Center for Land, Resources and Environment University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Sutherland Moot Courtroom In commemoration of the fiftieth anniversary of the Wilderness Act, this conference will examine the Wilderness Act from its initial beginnings […]

Craig Article, Presentation on Sustainability Draw Attention

An article co-written by Robin Craig, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, and Melinda Harm Benson, Associate Professor in the Department of Geography and Environmental Studies at the University of New Mexico, has drawn attention from the media, the blogosphere, and the public, and has been published in […]

Craig to Present at Environmental Law Conferences

Robin Craig, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, will serve as a co-organizer and discussion leader at the Second Biannual Environmental Law Collaborative in Jackson, Wyoming, on July 10-12. On July 15, she will moderate an ABA CLE panel, ““Renewable Energy Development and Endangered Species: Friends or Foes?” […]

Reitze Publishes Article, Speaks on Air Quality and Emissions Issues

During the past several months, Arnold Reitze, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, has spoken on various air quality-related issues and published a new scholarly article. On March 6, he spoke on “Inversion Conversion: Legal and Policy Issues Related to Utah Air Quality,” at a College of Law […]

Craig Publishes Response to Supreme Court Decision on CERCLA, Statutes of Repose

Robin Craig, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, published an analysis of the recent U.S. Supreme Court decision in CTS Corp. v. Waldburger. In Waldburger, the Court decided, by a 7-2 margin, that CERCLA (the federal Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act) preempts state statutes of repose. […]