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academic administrator , Law educator

Lewis Morton Collens, American University president, legal educator. Bar: Illinois 1966. Board of directors Metropolitan Plan Council, president Council of of President of the Teachers Academy for mathematics and Science, director Illinois Coalition; president Leadership Greater Chicago; Member American Bar Association, Illinois Bar Association, Chicago Bar Association, American Law Institute, Economics Club of Chicago (director), Order of Coif.

Background

Collens, Lewis Morton was born on February 10, 1938 in Chicago, Illinois, United States.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University of Illinois, Urbana, 1960; Master of Arts, University of Illinois, Urbana, 1963; Juris Doctor, University of Chicago, 1966.

Career

Associate, Ross, Hardies, Chicago, 1966-1967; special assistant to general counsel, Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, Washington, 1967-1968; assistant professor, Illinois Institute Technology, Chicago Kent College Law, 1970-1972; associate professor, Illinois Institute Technology, Chicago Kent College Law, 1972-1974; professor, Illinois Institute Technology, Chicago Kent College Law, since 1975; dean College Law,, Illinois Institute Technology, 1974-1990; president, Illinois Institute Technology, since 1990. Board directors Amsted Industries, Inc., Dean Foods Company, Inc.

Achievements

  • Bar: Illinois 1966.

Membership

Board of directors Metropolitan Plan Council, president Council of of President of the Teachers Academy for mathematics and Science, director Illinois Coalition. President Leadership Greater Chicago. Member American Bar Association, Illinois Bar Association, Chicago Bar Association, American Law Institute, Economics Club of Chicago (director), Order of Coif.

Connections

Married Marge Collens. 1 child Steven.

spouse:
Marge Collens

child:
Steven Collens