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Law educator

Peter Jay Shedd, Greek Law educator. Named Georgia Professor of the Year, Council for Advancement and Support of Education, 1993, Faculty Award of Excellence, American Business Law Association, 1980. Chair church county First United Methodist Church, Athens, 1995-1998; member Cmty. Oriented Policing Council, Athens, 1993. Member American Arbitration Association, State Bar of Georgia, Academy Legal Studies in Business.

Background

Shedd, Peter Jay was born on February 15, 1953 in Ponca City, Oklahoma, United States. Son of Charlie W. and Martha B. (Petersen) Shedd.

Education

Bachelor of Business Administration, University Georgia, 1974. Juris Doctor, University Georgia, 1977.

Career

Law clerk United States District Judge, Augusta, Georgia, 1977-1978. Assistant professor law University Georgia, Athens, 1978-1982, associate professor, 1982-1988, associate dean College Business, 1985-1986, executive assistant to president, 1986-1988, professor legal studies, since 1988, chair instructional advisory committee, 1992-1993, chair executive committee university council, 1989-1990, associate vice president for instruction, 1999—2001, interim vice president for instruction, 2002, senior associate vice president for instruction, 2002—2003, Josiah Meigs distinguished teaching professor legal studies, since 2004, director Master of Business Administration program, since 2006. Member executive committee Academy Legal Studies in Business, Athens, 1994-2000, 2004-2006, Consortium on Negotiation and Conflict Resolution, since 1995.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Business Law, 1993, Legal and Regulatory Environment of Business, 14th edition, 2008. Contributing editor: Prentice Hall's Legal Studies Business Law Series, 1993.

Membership

Chair church council First United Methodist Church, Athens, 1995-1998. Member Community Oriented Policing Council, Athens, 1993. Member American Arbitration Association (3d party neutral 1993-2004), State Bar of Georgia, Academy Legal Studies in Business.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, jogging, yardwork.

Connections

Married Margaret A. Mayberry, September 2, 1972. Children: Jarrett P., Anna C., Sarah E.

father:
Charlie W. Shedd

mother:
Martha B. (Petersen) Shedd

spouse:
Margaret A. Mayberry

children:
Jarrett P. Shedd

Anna C. Shedd

Sarah E. Shedd