Paul L. Caron

Tuesday, March 5, 2013

Heather Field Named to Chair and Associate Deanship at UC-Hastings

FieldTax Prof Heather M. Field has been named Bion Gregory Chair in Business Law and Associate Academic Dean at UC-Hastings:

“I’m delighted that Heather Field is willing to take on this new role for UC Hastings,” said Academic Dean Designate Beth Hillman. “She’s an ideal fit because of the great respect she’s earned from our students, her innovative approach to legal education, and her proven ability to get things done.”

Field is looking forward to the post. "UC Hastings students are smart, engaged, and hard-working, and I truly enjoy working with them,” Field said. “I am excited to have this new opportunity to contribute to the quality of their law school experiences. I am also honored to work with the college’s outstanding professionals, who are deeply committed to serving and supporting our students. I hope that, together, we can continue to create an environment that encourages and empowers students as they build the knowledge and skills that will prepare them to solve 21st century problems."

Field joined the faculty in 2006, and has played a leadership role in forging and implementing important aspects of the college’s new strategic plan. “Heather has an energy and student-oriented focus that makes her perfect for this job,” said Chancellor and Dean Frank H. Wu.

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Congratulations to Professor Field and to Hastings! This is great news for both of them!

Posted by: Jennifer | Mar 5, 2013 1:43:25 PM