Dr. William G. Weaver, J.D., Ph.D.
Bill Weaver served in U.S. Army signals intelligence for eight years in Berlin and Augsburg, Germany. He subsequently received his law degree and Ph.D. in politics from the University of Virginia, where he was on the editorial board of the Virginia Law Review. He is presently Director of the Patti and Paul Yetter Center for Law. Professor Weaver teaches the torts session during Phase I of the LSPI College Summer Program.
Professor Weaver’s research focuses on executive branch secrecy policy, governmental abuse, and law and bureaucracy. His articles have appeared in American Political Science Review, Political Science Quarterly, Virginia Law Review, Presidential Studies Quarterly, Journal of Business Ethics, Organization and other journals. He has co-authored several books on law and political theory, including Presidential Secrecy and the Law (with Robert Pallitto) (Johns Hopkins U.P., 2007).
Department of Political Science
Benedict Hall 201
Phone: (915) 747-8867
Co-Founder and Director, Patti and Paul Yetter Center for Law
Professor, Dept. of Political Science