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Associate Professor of Law & Director of International Human Rights Clinic
B.A., Princeton University (1983) summa cum laude
J.D., Stanford University School of Law (1990) with Distinction
Office Hours: Tuesday 2:00-4:00 and Wednesday 11:00-1:00
Jerry Fowler joined the College of Law in January 2020. Before joining the faculty, he worked as a Senior Policy Advisor for the Open Society Foundations, responsible for analysis of and advocacy on U.S. foreign policy and human rights relating to multilateral issues and the Indo-Pacific region. Past positions include president of the Save Darfur Coalition, director of the Committee on Conscience at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, legislative counsel to the Lawyers Committee for Human Rights, and special litigation counsel to the Assistant Attorney General for Antitrust.
He taught at the Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law at Arizona State University, Claremont McKenna College (where he was the Podlich Distinguished Visitor), George Washington University Law School, George Mason University Law School, and the American University Summer Human Rights Institute. From 1983 to 1987, he served in the United States Army in the Federal Republic of Germany.
Teaching: International Human Rights Clinic; Immigration Law; Antitrust Law; International Human Rights Law