Last updated on: 11/8/2007 | Author: ProCon.org

David Harris, JD Biography

Title:
Balk Professor of Law and Values at the University of Toledo College of Law
Position:
Pro to the question "Is the ACLU Good for America?"
Reasoning:

Board of Trustees, American Civil Liberties Union of Ohio; author of the ACLU national report “Driving While Black: Racial Profiling on Our Nation’s Highways”

Feb. 2006

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
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Individuals with PhDs and JDs or equivalent advanced degrees in fields relevant to the ACLU. Also top-level government officials (such as foreign leaders, US presidents, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, members of legislative bodies, cabinet members, military leaders, etc.) with positions relevant to the ACLU.
Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Eugene N. Balk Professor of Law and Values Professor of Law, 1994-present
  • Associate Professor of Law, 1992-present
  • Soros Justice Fellow, Center on Crime, Communities & Culture
  • Visiting Professor of Law, University of Pittsburgh School of Law, Fall 2004
  • Visiting Professor of Law, St. Louis University School of Law, Spring 2002
  • Ohio State Bar Foundation Outstanding Research Award, 2001
  • University of Toledo Outstanding Faculty Research Award, 2001
  • College of Law Distinguished Faculty Award, 2001
  • Soros Senior Justice Fellowship, Center on Crime Communities & Culture, New York, 2000
  • Eastman & Smith Faculty Achievement Award, 1999
  • Visiting Professor of Law, University of Michigan Law School, Winter 1999
  • Visiting Professor of Law, Wayne State University Law School, Fall 1998
  • Visiting Professor of Law, DePaul University College of Law, Fall 1994
  • Assistant Professor of Law, 1990-1992
  • Prettyman Fellow, Georgetown University Law Center, 1986-1988
Education:
  • LLM, Georgetown University Graduate School of Law, 1988
  • JD, Yale Law School, 1983
  • BA, Political Science, Northwestern University, 1980
Other:
  • None found
Quoted in:
  1. Should Racial Profiling Be Accepted as a Law Enforcement Practice?