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academic administrator , law educator

David William Kennedy, American academic administrator, law educator. Bar: District of Columbia 1980. Fellow, Institute International Law, Kiel University & Institute International Affairs, Hamburg University, Germany, 1980-1981; Fulbright Fellow, Belgium, 1984, Alexander von Humboldt Stiftung and Sheldon Fellow, Germany. Member of Council Foreign Relations.

Background

Kennedy, David William was born on April 5, 1954 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.

Education

AB cum laude, Brown University, 1976. Master of Arts in Law and Diplomacy in International Relations, Fletcher School Law & Diplomacy, Tufts University, 1979. Doctor of Philosophy in International Relations, Fletcher School Law & Diplomacy, Tufts University, 1984.

Juris Doctor magna cum laude, Harvard University, 1980.

Career

John Harvey Gregory lecturer on world organization Harvard Law School, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1981—1983, assistant professor law, 1983—1986, professor law, 1986—2007, Henry L. Shattuck professor law, 1994—2003, Manley O. Hudson professor law, 2003—2007, director European Law Research Center, 1991, faculty director graduate & international legal studies, 1991—1997. Of counsel Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton, Brussels, 1989—1990. Vice president international affairs, David and Marianna Fisher university professor international relations Brown University, Providence, since 2008.

Visiting professor University Paris X, Nanterre, 1995—1996, 1996—1997, 1998, 2001—2002, University Paris II, 1998, University Toronto, 1998, 99, New York University Law School, 1999, Australian National University, 2000, University Turin, 2001, 02, Paris I Pantheon Sorbonne, 2005. Visiting scholar School Oriental and African Studies, University London, 2000—2001.

Achievements

  • Bar: District of Columbia 1980.

Works

Membership

Member of Council Foreign Relations.