Andrew (Sandy) Askland
Dir College of Law


Andrew (Sandy) Askland is a Senior Lecturer in Law. His research interests include Privacy, Law and Economics, Environmental Ethics and Bioethics, and Moral and Political Theory generally.

Askland is a member of the American Philosophical Association and served on the program committee of its Pacific Division. Prior to his arrival at the College in 1999, he was a visiting professor at the University of Guam and at Vilnius University in Lithuania, and he was an adjunct professor at the University of Colorado.

Askland also has worked as a Foreign Service Officer, with postings in Mexico, the Legal Advisor's Office and Bahrain, as an Assistant Public Defender in Rockville, Md., as a political consultant and as an attorney in private practice. Askland enjoys outdoor activities including backpacking, hiking, car-camping, kayaking and whitewater rafting.

Selected Works

Breaking Up is Hard to Do: American Exceptionalism and the Transition to a Renewable Energy Future, 27 Notre Dame J.l. Ethics & Pub. Pol'y 105 (2013).
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Photo Radar Enforcement: a (Brief?) Stall on a Slippery Slope, 19 B.U. J. Sci. & Tech. L. 1 (2013).
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Assistant: Emoline Fox

Curriculum Vitae

A.B., Philosophy, Holy Cross College (1973)

J.D., University of Maryland (1978)

B.S., Economics, University of Maryland (1991)

M.A. & Ph.D., Philosophy, University of Colorado (1992 & 1995)