Willamette Lawyer | Fall 2011 Vol. XI, No. 2
A Toast to Our Endowed Professors: The story of Willamette’s four endowed professorships and the people behind them
Great judges, a great WILLAMETTE tradition A toToast our endowed professors Last spring, four members of the faculty received one of the highest honors in academia â€“ appointment to endowed professorships. Photography taken at Willamette Valley Vineyards 20 | Willamette Lawyer Steven K. Green, who directs the Center for Religion, Law and Democracy, was named the Fred H. Paulus Professor of Law. Norman R. Williams, who directs the Center for Constitutional Government, is the Ken and Claudia Peterson Professor of Law. Robin Morris Collin, who directs the Certificate Program in Sustainability Law, is the Norma J. Paulus Professor of Law. And Jeffrey Standen, the new associate dean for faculty, has been named the van Winkle Melton Professor of Law. This designation recognizes the distinguished careers all have had in academia and anticipates the continued renown they will bring to the College of Law.