Derrick Howard

Associate Dean for Experiential Education and Administration and Associate Professor of Law
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University of Pittsburgh School of Law, Pittsburgh, PA
Graduated May 1990 with honors
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
Graduated August 1987 – B.A.

Courses Taught

Alternative Dispute Resolutions
Introduction to Experiential Learning
Introduction to Externship Programs
Introduction to Natural Resources
Law Office Management
Mineral Title Examinations
Natural Resources Seminar
Property I & II
Real Estate Transactions

Representative Scholarship

Hydraulic Fracturing in the Appalachia Basin:  Incorporating Environmental Justice to Regulate Natural Resource Exploration, 7 ANRLJ 113 (2012-2013).

Twenty-First Century Slavery:  Reconciling Diplomatic Immunity & the Rule of Law in the Obama Era, 3 Ala. C.R. & C.L. L. Rev. 121 (2012-2013).

A Modest Proposal: An Emerging Dialogue for Implementing the Human Right to Water, 1 Seattle U. J. Envtl. L. 123 (2011).

The Appearance of Solidity:  Legal Implementation of the Human Right to Water in the United States, 11 Appalachian J.L. 123 (2011).

Occupational Safety and Health:  OSHA Targets Violence Against Health Facility Employees, HealthSpan, The Report of Health Business and Law, V. 11, No. 5, Prentice Hall Law & Business (May 1994).