Andrew (Sandy) Askland
Dir College Of Law


Andrew (Sandy) Askland is a Senior Lecturer in Law. His research interests include Privacy, Economics and the Law, 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, an Assistant Public Defender in Rockville, Md., a political consultant and an attorney in private practice. Askland is a regular hiker and backpacker, canyoneer and whitewater rafter and a frequent sailor.

Selected Works

The Double Edged Sword that is the Event Data Recorder, 25 Temp. J. Sci. Tech. & Envtl. L. 1 (2006).
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What, Me Worry: The Multi-Front Assault on Privacy, 25 St. Louis U. Pub. L. Rev. 33 (2006).
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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)