EdUp Legal Podcast, Episode 23: Conversation with Teri A. McMurtry-Chubb
EdUp Legal Podcast with Host Patty Roberts
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In this episode, we hear from Teri A. McMurtry-Chubb, Associate Dean for Research & Faculty Development and Professor of Law, UIC Law School. Teri A. McMurtry-Chubb is Associate Dean for Research and Faculty Development and Professor of Law at the University of Illinois, Chicago Law School. Professor McMurtry-Chubb previously taught at a number of institutions, including the University of Iowa, Loyola Law School in Los Angeles, California State Polytechnic, Drake University School of Law, and Fairhaven College, where she was the co-founder and first director of Fairhaven's Center for Law, Diversity, and Justice, the first interdisciplinary full-time residential pipeline program in the country. Dean McMurtry-Chubb is a prominent critical-race-and-gender scholar who is the architect of UIC Law's 1L Antiracism Curriculum Project, and now directs the Law Schools' new, first of its kind, JD Concentration in Critical Race & Gender Studies, programs she discusses at length in this podcast episode. Dean McMurtry-Chubb shares the impetus for and the resultant work in creating a comprehensive guide for integrating DEI into the core law curriculum. Her new book, Strategies & Techniques for Integrating DEI into the Core Law Curriculum: A Comprehensive Guide to DEI Pedagogy, Court Planning, and Classroom Practice, is available for free from Wolters Kluwer Legal Education. Dean McMurtry-Chubb explains why law schools need to think broadly when integrating DEI, challenging systemic barriers and traditional pedagogy in an effort to avoid complicity in inequity in legal education.
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