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Law educator

Robert M. Cover, American law educator. Fellow Guggenheim Foundation, 1981-1982. President Yale Friends of Hillel, New Haven, since 1980.

Background

Cover, Robert M. was born on July 30, 1943 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Jacob L. and Martha (White) Cover.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Princeton University, 1965; Bachelor of Laws, Columbia University, 1968.

Career

Assistant professor of law, Columbia University, New York City, 1968-1971; visiting senior lecturer law and American studies, Hebrew U., Jerusalem, 1971-1972; visiting professor law, Hebrew U., Jerusalem, 1975; associate professor of law, Yale University, New Haven, since 1973; Chancellor Kent professor of law and legal history, Yale University, New Haven director Law and Humanities Institute, Yale University, New Haven, since 1981.

Membership

President Yale Friends of Hillel, New Haven, since 1980.

Connections

Married Diane Bornstein, October 29, 1967. Children: Avidan, Leah.

father:
Jacob L. Cover

mother:
Martha (White) Cover

spouse:
Diane Bornstein

children:
Leah Cover

Avidan Cover