Elizabeth Garrett
Trustee

  • Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs (2010-present), University of Southern California
  • Vice President for Academic Planning and Budget (2006-2010), Vice Provost for Academic Affairs (2005-2006), University of Southern California
  • Frances R. and John J. Duggan Professor of Law, Political Science and Public Policy (2009-present),Sydney M. Irmas Professor of Public Interest Law, Legal Ethics, Political Science, and Policy, Planning and Development (2005-2009), Professor (2003-04), Gould School of Law, University of Southern California
    • Co-Director : USC-Caltech Center for the Study of Law and Politics (2007-2010)
    • Director : USC-Caltech Center for the Study of Law and Politics (2003-2007)
    • Board of Directors : Initiative and Referendum Institute at USC
    • Courses Taught : Administrative Law, Law of the Political Process, Civil Procedure
    • Affiliated Faculty Member : USC Center for Law, Economics and Organization
    • Courtesy Appointment : Annenberg School, Department of Communication
    • Honors : Distinguished Alumna of the College of Arts and Sciences (Social Sciences), University of Oklahoma (2007); Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society; Association of Trojan Leagues Outstanding Service Award (2008); Outstanding Teaching Award from the Latter-Day Saint Student Association (2006).
  • Visiting Professor of Law(2004), California Institute of Technology
    • Course Taught : Law and Politics
  • Professor of Law (1999-2003),
    Deputy Dean for Academic Affairs (1999-2001), Assistant Professor of Law (1995-1999),
    University of Chicago
    • Courses Taught : Legislative Process; U. S. Congress and the Courts; Administrative Law; Federal Budget Policy; Topics in Legislation and Legislative Process; Introductory Income Taxation; Civil Procedure II; Torts II
    • Recipient : Graduating Students’ Award for Teaching Excellence (1997); Crain’s Chicago Business “40 Under 40” Award for Most Influential Young Chicagoans (2000)
  • Visiting Professor of Law, University of Southern California (Fall 2002)
  • Visiting Professor of Law , University of Virginia (Fall 2001)
  • Visiting Professor of Law, Central European University (June 1999, June 2001, June 2003)
    • Courses Taught : Legislation and Legislative Drafting; U.S. Public Administration
  • Visiting Professor of Law, Interdisciplinary Center Law School, Herzlya, Israel (March 2001)
    • Course Taught : Legislation and Statutory Interpretation in the United States
  • Visiting Assistant Professor of Law , Harvard University (1998)
  • Visiting Associate Professor of Law , University of Virginia (1994-1995)
  • Legislative Director and Tax and Budget Counsel (1993-1994), Legal Counsel and Legislative Assistant for Tax, Budget and Welfare Reform Issues (1991-1993) for Senator David L. Boren, U.S. Senate
  • Legal Adviser for Judge Howard M. Holtzmann, Iran-United States Claims Tribunal, The Hague, The Netherlands (1990-1991)
  • Law Clerk for Justice Thurgood Marshall, U.S. Supreme Court (1989-1990)
  • Law Clerk for Judge Stephen Williams, Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit (1988-1989)