ROBERT W ADLER portrait
  • Jefferson B. and Rita E. Fordham Presidential Dean, College Of Law
  • Adjunct Professor, Pediatrics
  • Distinguished Professor, College Of Law

Professional Service

  • General Counsel. Role: Co-Chair. Search Committee. 01/2016 - 01/2016
  • Role. Dean. 07/01/2014 - present
  • College of Humanities. Role: Co-Chair. Dean Search Committee. 01/2014 - 01/2015
  • Role. Interim Dean. 07/01/2013 - 07/01/2014
  • Role: Associate Dean for Academic Affairs. Associate Dean for Academic Affairs (2006-2009). 2006 - 2009
  • Dean Search Committee. Role: Co-chair. Co-chair, Dean Search Committee (2005-2006). 2005 - 2006
  • Wallace Stegner Center for Land. Role: Interim Director. Interim Director, Wallace Stegner Center for Land, Resources and the Environment (1999-2000, spring semester 2003). 2003 - 2003
  • Wallace Stegner Center for Land. Role: Interim Director. Interim Director, Wallace Stegner Center for Land, Resources and the Environment (1999-2000, spring semester 2003). 1999 - 2000

Honors & Awards

  • Faculty Scholarship Award. University of Utah, S.J. Quinney College of Law, 05/2012
  • Faculty Service Award. University of Utah, S.J. Quinney College of Law, 05/2010
  • Outstanding Service Award. American Water Resources Association, 06/2008
  • Pfeifferhorn Award. Coalition of Utah environmental groups for environmental leadership and volunteer activities, 01/2002
  • Peter W. Billings Excellence in Teaching Award. Peter W. Billings Foundation, 1999
  • "National Performance Review ""Hammer Award"" from Vice President Al Gore as member of EPA Combined Sewer Overflow". 1995
  • President's Award. America's Clean Water Foundation, 10/1992

Affiliations

  • HawkWatch International , Conservation Chair, 1999 - 2002
  • Friends of Great Salt Lake , Advisory Board, 1995 - present
  • League of Conservation Voters , Political Advisory Council, 1991 - 1994
  • National Clean Water Network , Chair, 1990 - 1994
  • Water Quality 2000 , Chair, 1988 - 1994
  • Anchorage Waterways Council , Founding Board Member, 1985 - 1987