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The Schools of Nursing and Pharmacy operate on both the Oxford and Jackson campuses. The Schools of Dentistry, Health Related Professionals and Medicine, and the Health Sciences Graduate School, are based in Jackson only. (Additional healthcare programs are available through the School of Applied Sciences on the Oxford campus.) Other than these exceptions, the schools above are on the Oxford campus.

Faculty Profile

JACK W NOWLIN

LAW INSTRUCTION
PROFESSOR OF LAW
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555 LAW CENTER
UNIVERSITY, MS 38677
(662) 915-6855
Joined UM: 05/30/2000

Brief Bio

Jack Wade Nowlin is Associate Professor of Law and Jessie D. Puckett, Jr., Lecturer in Law. Professor Nowlin received a Ph.D. and M.A. in Politics from Princeton University; a J.D. from the University of Texas School of Law; and a B.A. in English from Angelo State University. Nowlin joined the Mississippi law faculty in the summer of 2000. At Princeton University, Nowlin was an Alpheus T. Mason Fellow in Public Law and a lecturer in Constitutional Interpretation. At the University of Texas, Nowlin was a Townes-Rice Scholar and an articles editor of the Texas International Law Journal. He was also selected for membership in the Chancellors Honor Society and is a member of Order of the Coif. Nowlin’s book chapters have appeared in That Eminent Tribunal: Judicial Supremacy and the Constitution (Princeton University Press, 2004) and Liberalism at the Crossroads: An Introduction to Contemporary Liberal Political Theory and Its Critics (Rowman & Littlefield, 2nd Edition, 2003). Nowlin’s articles and other works have appeared in journals such as the Illinois Law Review, the Notre Dame Law Review, the Connecticut Law Review, the Kentucky Law Journal, Vera Lex, the Law and Politics Book Review, Engage, and Touchstone.

Degrees

BA
ENGLISH
ANGELO STATE UNIVERSITY/SAN ANGELO, TEXAS (1991)
MA
POLITICAL SCIENCE
PRINCETON UNIVERSITY/PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY (1997)
PHD
POLITICAL SCIENCE
PRINCETON UNIVERSITY/PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY (1999)

Committee Memberships

Law - Admissions & Scholarships
Other Kind of Committee
Law - Faculty Speakers Committee
Other Kind of Committee
Law - LL.M. Oversight Committee
Ad Hoc Committee
Law - Tenure and Promotion
Ad Hoc Committee
University Standing Committee

Awards

School of Law Outstanding Teacher of the Year
2006
School of Law Outstanding Teacher of the Year
2012