JORGE L CONTRERAS portrait
  • Professor, College Of Law
  • Adjunct Professor, Human Genetics
  • Professor, College Of Law

Professional Service

  • National Science Foundation. E-Infrastructure and Data Management Knowledge Hub - Work Package 4 (Data Sharing). 01/2014 - present
  • American Association of Law Schools (AALS). Role: Board Member. Section of Intellectual Property . 01/2014 - present
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). Role: Member. Science & Technology Policy Fellowship Selection Committee . 01/2013 - 01/2014
  • National Institutes of Health. Role: Member. Council of Councils, NCATS Advisory Council; Cures Acceleration Network (CAN)Review Board. 01/2012 - present
  • National Academies of Science. Committee on Intellectual Property Management in Standard-Setting Processes. 01/2011 - 01/2013
  • American National Standards Institute (ANSI). Role: Member. Intellectual Property Rights Policy Committee (IPRPC) . 01/2010 - present
  • National Conference of Lawyers and Scientists (NCLS). Role: Co-Chair. ABA Delegation. 01/2009 - 01/2014
  • Internet Society. Role: 2009 ISOC Ambassador . Internet Governance Forum, Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt. 01/2009 - 12/2009
  • National Institutes of Health. Council member. 01/2007 - 01/2010
  • American Bar Association. Role: Chair. Committee on Technical Standardization . 01/2003 - present

Honors & Awards

  • Celebrate U - Research Achievement - College of Law. University of Utah, 04/2017
  • Early Career Teaching Award. College of Law, 05/2016
  • World Standards Day Paper Competition – 1st place . Standards Engineering Society, 09/2015
  • Elizabeth Payne Cubberly Faculty Scholarship Award . American University Washington College of Law, 05/2014
  • World Standards Day Paper Competition – 1st place . Standards Engineering Society, 09/2011

Affiliations

  • Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI), Senior Fellow, 03/2017 - present