Academic Deans

Chicago-Kent College of Law is led by Anita K. Krug with assistance from the academic deans listed below and other members of the law school's senior administration.


  • Professor Edward C. Harris
    • Assistant Dean and Associate Professor for International LL.M. Programs



  • Professor Christopher W. Schmidt
    • Professor of Law
    • Associate Dean for Faculty Development
    • Co-Director of the Institute on the Supreme Court of the United States
  • Professor Carolyn Shapiro
    • Professor of Law
    • Associate Dean for Academic Administration and Strategic Initiatives
  • Assistant Dean Stephen D. Sowle
    • Assistant Dean for Academic Affairs
    • Senior Lecturer