Constitution Day: Stephen Wasby, Accountability Under Law and the Constitution

Constitution Day: Stephen Wasby, Accountability Under Law and the Constitution

Contact: Dr. Todd Peppers, peppers@roanoke.edu

Stephen L. Wasby’s career highlights include serving as director of the Law and Social Science Program at the National Science Foundation; the U.S. Naval Academy, where he was Secretary of the Navy Fellow; and the University of Toronto, where he held the Bissell-Fulbright Chair in Canadian-American Relations at the University of Toronto. Professor Wasby’s research interests focus primarily on the federal courts, and he continues a long-term project on decision-making in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. He is the author of a number of books, including The Supreme Court in the Federal Judicial System and Race Relations Litigation in an Age of Complexity.