ROBERT L. GLICKSMAN

Cornell Law School, J.D., magna cum laude; Harvard University, M.A.; Union College, A.B., summa cum laude. Glicksman is the J.B. & Maurice C. Shapiro Professor of Environmental Law at The George Washington University Law School, whose faculty he joined in 2009. Between 1982 and 2009, he was a faculty member at the University of Kansas School of Law, where he was named the Robert W. Wagstaff Distinguished Professor of Law in 1995. He has also taught as a visitor at the Georgetown University Law Center, the University of Trento (Italy), Lewis & Clark Law School, the Vermont Law School, the University of Missouri-Kansas City, the University of Miami, and the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville. His most recent books include POLLUTION LIMITS AND POLLUTERS’ EFFORTS TO COMPLY: THE ROLE OF GOVERNMENT MONITORING AND ENFORCEMENT (2011); ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION: LAW AND POLICY (6th ed. 2011); ADMINISTRATIVE LAW: AGENCY ACTION IN LEGAL CONTEXT (2010); PUBLIC NATURAL RESOURCES LAW (4 volumes) (2d ed. 2007; updated three times annually); and RISK REGULATION AT RISK: RESTORING A PRAGMATIC APPROACH (2003) (with S. Shapiro). He also has written dozens of book chapters and law review articles, published in such journals as NORTHWESTERN LAW REVIEW, DUKE LAW JOURNAL, CASE WESTERN RESERVE LAW REVIEW, HASTINGS LAW JOURNAL, UNIV. OF PENNSYLVANIA LAW REVIEW, STANFORD ENVIRONMENTAL LAW JOURNAL, TEXAS LAW REVIEW, UCLA JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL LAW & POLICY, and WASHINGTON UNIV. JOURNAL OF LAW & POLICY. He also has served as a consultant for the submissions unit of the Commission environmental agency established under the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), and is a Member Scholar and member of the Board of Directors of the Center for Progressive Reform.

Glicksman’s research and teaching focus on Environmental Law, Regulation of Air and Water Pollution, Regulation of Toxic Substances and Hazardous Waste, Administrative Law, Property, Public Lands and Natural Resources Law, Energy Law, and Land Use Regulation.