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Dawn D. Bennett-Alexander

  • Associate Professor Emeritus, Legal Studies Program, Executive Education
A413 Moore-Rooker Hall


  • JD, Law, Howard University School of Law, 1975
  • BS, Sociology, Federal City College (now the University of the District of Columbia), 1972

Research Interests

  • Employment Law; Diversity Issues

Awards, Honors, and Recognition

  • Fulbright, Council on the Exchange of Scholars, 2000

Prior Professional Positions

  • Consultant, Employment Law & Diversity Consultant, 1985-Present
  • Labor Arbitrator, Florida Public Employee Relations Commission, 1985-1991
  • Associate Professor, University of North Florida, College of Business, 1982-1987
  • Attorney, Federal Labor Relations Authority, Solicitor's Office, 1981-1982
  • Instructor, Antioch School of Law, National Farmworker Paralegal Training Program, 1979-1981
  • Attorney, Federal Trade Commission, Antitrust Division, 1977-1978
  • Asst. to Dir. & Counsel, White House, Domestic Council, 1976-1977
  • Hon. Julia Cooper Mack, Law Clerk, DC Court of Appeals (DC's highest court), 1975-1976
  • Law Clerk, Oregon State Department of Justice, Solicitor's Office, 1974-1974