讲座题目： Sources of U.S. Presidential Power and Their Limitations.
主讲人： Matthew Diller, Fordham Law School Dean and Paul Fuller Professor of Law,
MATTHEW DILLER is Dean and Paul Fuller Professor of Law at Fordham Law School. He previously served as Dean of the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law from 2009 to 2015.
He began his career as a clerk for the Honorable Walter R.Mansfield of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, and then he was a staff attorney at the Legal Aid Society in New York. He entered academia in 1993 as a member of the faculty at Fordham Law School, where he held the Cooper Family Professorship, was co-director of the Louis Stein Center for Law and Ethics, and was associate dean for Academic Affairs from 2003 to 2008.
Dean Diller served as a member of the board of directors of Legal Services NYC from 1999 to
2009, and he was vice chair from 2003 to 2007. He was a member of the executive committee of the poverty law section of the Association of American Law Schools and was chair in 1999–2000. From 2000 to 2008, he was a member of the board of directors of the National Center for Law and Economic Justice. Dean Diller also was a member of the New York City Bar Association’s Task Force on New Lawyers in a Changing Profession. Currently, Dean Diller is a member of the Task Force to Expand Access to Civil Legal Services in New York and is chair of the Task Force’s Committee on Law School Involvement. He also serves on the board of the Legal Aid Society of New York, is a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation, and is a member of the Leaders Council of the Legal Services Corporation.
In 1991, the Association of the Bar of the City of New York honored him with a legal services
award. He has received the Louis J. Lefkowitz Award for the Advancement of Urban Law from the Fordham Urban Law Journal (2000), the Eugene J. Keefe Award for outstanding contributions to Fordham Law School (2002), and the Fordham Law Dean’s Medal of Achievement (2009). In 2014, the American Association of Law Schools’ Section on Pro Bono and Public Service Opportunities awarded Dean Diller the Deborah L. Rhode Award for his leadership in legal education and public service.
He received an AB and a JD, both magna cum laude, from Harvard University, where he was an editor of the Harvard Law Review.