Last updated on: 3/14/2018 | Author: ProCon.org

Sheila Kennedy, JD Biography

Title:
Professor of Law and Public Policy at Indiana University School of Public and Environmental Affairs
Position:
None Found to the question "Should the Government Allow Immigrants Who Are Here Illegally to Become US Citizens?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Mar. 14, 2018

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
    Experts
Individuals with advanced degrees in fields relevant to immigration. Also top-level government officials (such as foreign leaders, US presidents, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, members of legislative bodies, cabinet members, military leaders, etc.) with positions relevant to immigration.
Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Faculty Member, Philanthropic Studies, Indiana University, 1999-2012, 2017-present
  • Director, Center for Civic Literacy, Indiana University, 2012-present
  • Professor, Law and Public Policy, Indiana University School of Public and Environmental Affairs, 2008-present
  • Research Fellow, Center for Religion and American Culture, 2005-present
  • Faculty Fellow, Tobias Center for Leadership, 2004-present
  • Advisory Board Member, ProCon.org
  • Recipient, Chancellor’s Faculty Award for Excellence in Civic Engagement, 2010
  • Recipient, Trustee Teaching Award, IUPUI, 2009
  • Recipient, Outstanding Alumni of the Year, IU School of Law–Indianapolis, 2008
  • Recipient, Robert Risk Award for Lifetime Achievement, ACLU of Indiana, 2008
  • Recipient, Johnson Award for Best Paper in Ethics and Accountability, 2005
  • Consultant, Division of Labor Studies, New Jersey Faith-Based Contracting Project, Seton Hall University, 2004
  • Associate Professor, Law and Public Policy, Indiana University School of Public and Environmental Affairs, 2003-2008
  • Visiting Scholar, Center for Creative Inquiry, Ball State University, Feb. 18, 2002
  • Faculty Fellow, Center for Urban Policy and Environment, 2000-present
Education:
  • JD, cum laude, Indiana University School of Law, 1975
  • BS, with honors, Education, Indiana University, 1964
  • AA, Stephens College for Women, 1960
Other:
  • Adjunct Faculty Member, Political Science, Indiana University, 1999-present
  • Assistant Professor, Law and Public Policy, Indiana University School of Public and Environmental Affairs, 1998-2003
  • Adjunct Professor, Law and Public Policy, Indiana University School of Public and Environmental Affairs, 1996-1998
  • Executive Director, Indiana Civil Liberties Union, 1992-1998
  • President, Kennedy Development Services, 1987-1992
  • Partner, Mears Crawford Kennedy & Eichholtz, 1980-1986
  • Republican Candidate, House of Representatives, 11th Congressional District, Indiana, 1980
  • Corporation Counsel, City of Indianapolis, 1977-1980
  • Associate Attorney, Baker & Daniels, 1975-1977
  • Admitted to the Indiana Bar and US District Court in 1975. Admitted to the Seventh Circuit Court in 1978
Quoted in:
  1. Are DACA and the DREAM Act Good for America?