Christopher M. Pietruszkiewicz is the new dean of Stetson Law

Christopher M. Pietruszkiewicz is the new dean of Stetson University College of Law in Gulfport/Tampa, Fla. Dean Pietruszkiewicz joins Stetson from the LSU Law Center at Louisiana State University, where he served as vice chancellor for business and financial affairs and as the J.Y. Sanders Professor of Law. Royal C. Gardner, who served as Stetson Law’s interim dean for one year, will continue his duties… » Read more


Royal Gardner Named Interim Dean of Stetson University College of Law

Royal C. Gardner. Click image for high-resolution version. Stetson University Provost Beth Paul announced today that Professor Royal C. Gardner will serve as interim dean of the College of Law beginning in early July. Dean Darby Dickerson has accepted a deanship at Texas Tech University School of Law.   “I am confident that the strong momentum at Stetson University College of Law will continue under… » Read more


Dean Darby Dickerson Announces Plans to Leave Stetson to Lead Texas Tech University School of Law

Dean Darby Dickerson. Click for high-resolution image. Stetson University College of Law Vice President and Dean Darby Dickerson announced plans to leave Stetson in early July to join Texas Tech University School of Law as Dean and will hold the W. Frank Newton Endowed Professorship. Dickerson has been dean of Stetson Law since February 2004, after serving as interim dean in 2003 following the death… » Read more


Student Affairs Today April 2011 Vice President and Dean Darby Dickerson

Vice President and Dean Darby Dickerson is quoted in the May 2011 Student Affairs Today magazine regarding student use of medical marijuana on college campuses in states where it has been decriminalized.


US Fed News April 2011 Vice President and Dean Darby Dickerson

Dean Darby Dickerson is quoted in the US Fed News regarding campus safety at a North Carolina Higher Education Safety Webinar and Symposium.


New Assistant Dean for Administration

Claire Grove has joined Stetson University College of Law as assistant dean for administration.


Stetson Law dean to lead American Red Cross Tampa Bay Chapter

 The Tampa Bay Chapter of the American Red Cross elected Stetson University College of Law Vice President and Dean Darby Dickerson to serve as Chair of the Board of Directors effective as of July 1.


Stetson Law dean elected to board of legal writing society

 Darby Dickerson, dean and vice president of Stetson University College of Law, has been elected to the board of Scribes, the prestigious national society for legal writers.


Dean Dickerson chosen as a Tampa Bay Nonprofit Business Woman of The Year

 Darby Dickerson, dean and vice president of Stetson University College of Law was named "Business Woman of the Year" in the Nonprofit/Social Services category by the Tampa Bay Business Journal.


Stetson Law Dean and recent alumna receive national legal writing awards

The Burton Foundation, in association with the Law Library of Congress, has selected Stetson University College of Law Dean Darby Dickerson and recent Stetson alumna Carrie Ann Wozniak for national recognition for excellence in legal writing. Dickerson will receive the 2005 Burton Award for Outstanding Contributions to Legal Writing Education, and Wozniak will be one of 15 students honored nationally with a 2005 Burton Award for Legal Achievement.