Stressing innovative teaching and experiential learning, the Legal Studies faculty take the UIS mission as a teaching institution seriously. The faculty have a broad base of experience and expertise that allows the Legal Studies Department to offer a wide range of courses to meet student needs and to provide a positive learning environment. All faculty members teach and advise students.
Deborah Anthony, J.D. M.A.
Associate Professor, Legal Studies
Specialties: civil rights; constitutional law; race; gender; and class politics
Telephone: (217) 206-8340
Office: PAC 338
Suzanne Borland, J.D.
Assistant Professor, Legal Studies
Telephone: (217) 206-8343
Office: PAC 336
Erica Nichols Cook, J.D.
Visiting Assistant Professor, Legal Studies
Telephone: (217) 206-8548
Office: PAC 324
Pinky S. Wassenberg, J.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Legal Studies & Political Science
Telephone: (217) 206-7892
Office: PAC 370