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humanities and law educator

Heidi Hurd, American lawyer, specializing in the field of.


Hurd, Heidi M. was born on October 19, 1960 in Laramie, Wyoming, United States. Daughter of Carroll Parsons and Jeanne Marie Hurd.


Bachelor with honors, Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada, 1982. Master of Arts, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, 1984. Juris Doctor, University Southern California, Los Angeles, 1988.

Doctor of Philosophy, University Southern California, Los Angeles, 1992.


Assistant professor University Pennsylvania Law School, Philadelphia, 1989-1994, professor law and philosophy, 1994—2002, associate dean, 1994-1996, co-director Institute Law and Philosophy, 1998—2000. Herzog research professor law University San Diego, 2000—2002. Dean, professor philosophy, David Baum professor law University of Illinois College Law, 2002—2007, David Baum professor law, philosophy, since 2007.

Visiting assistant professor department philosophy University Iowa, Iowa City, 1991-1992. Visiting professor law University Virginia Law School, Charlottesville, 1997-1998.



Children: Gillian K.J. and Aidan A. (twins).

Carroll Parsons

Jeanne Marie Hurd

Gillian K.J. and Aidan A. Hurd (twins)