Pamela B. Gann, J.D.

Pamela Brooks Gann is the Trustee Professor of Legal Studies and George R. Roberts Fellow, Senior Fellow of the Kravis Leadership Institute, and President Emerita of Claremont McKenna College, since July 1, 2013. She is also a faculty affiliate of the Center for Studies in Higher Education, UC-Berkeley.

Course Listings

Government 129 What Do Universities Do?: Public Policy & Leadership in Higher Education

Government 114 Philanthropy, Voluntarism, and Not-for-Profits: Law, Public Policy & Leadership

Government 178 International Law

Areas of Expertise

Leadership, economics, law and public policy of higher education and of non-profit organizations, International Economic Law and U.S. Foreign Policy, Leadership Studies

Selected Research and Publications

  • ACE Annual Meeting, Higher Education and Legal Developments, March 2013
  • Headmasters of Country Day Schools, Aspects of American Higher Education, June 2012
  • "Facing the Challenges of a Turbulent Economy." The Presidency. The American Council on Education's Magazine for Higher Education Leaders. Vol. 12, No. 1 (Winter 2009)
  • Asia Society of Hong Kong, Perspectives on Human Capital, Higher Education and China, March 2008
  • "Globalization and Its Impact on Legal Education," 30 Int'l Society of Barristers 414 (October 1995)

Selected Awards and Affiliations

  • 2013 A. Kenneth Pye Award for Excellence in Education, Duke University School of Law
  • 2013 Distinguished Service Award, Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC)
  • 2004 Award of Distinction, Women of Achievement, YWCA San Gabriel Valley, California
  • 1999 Governor of North Carolina Award for outstanding service
  • 1989 Woman of the Year, NC Association of Women Attorneys

Pamela B. Gann, J.D.

Trustee Professor of Legal Studies and George R. Roberts Fellow, Senior Fellow Kravis Leadership Institute, President Emerita

Education: A.B., Mathematics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; J.D., Duke University, LL.D., Claremont McKenna College
Department: Government
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Address: Bauer Center
Curriculum Vitae: CV

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