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Robert Chesney

Visiting Professor of Law
Professor of Law, University of Texas at Austin


Professor Chesney is visiting at Wake Forest from the University of Texas law school during the Spring 2010 semester for a concentrated format course in Law and Terrorism.  Chesney recently served in the Justice Department in connection with the Detainee Policy Task Force created by Executive Order 13493. He is a senior editor for the Journal of National Security Law & Policy, a non-resident fellow of the Brookings Institute, and a term member of the Council on Foreign Relations.