Scott Milne Matheson Jr.

Personal

Birthday: 
1953
Birthplace: 
Salt Lake City, UT
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Washington, D.C., 1981-1985
Faculty, University of Utah College of Law, 1985-2010; associate professor of law, 1985-1991; associate dean for academic affairs, 1990-1993; professor of law, 1991-2010; dean, 1998-2006
Deputy county attorney, Salt Lake County, Utah, 1988-1989
Visiting associate professor, Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, 1989-1990
U.S. attorney for the District of Utah, 1993-1997
Public policy scholar, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, 2006-2007

Given name at birth: Scott Milne Matheson III

Education

Name of School: 
Stanford University
Degree: 
A.B.
Degree Year: 
1975
Name of School - Second: 
University of Oxford
Degree - Second: 
M.A.
Name of School - Third: 

Yale University Law School

Located in New Haven, Connecticut, Yale Law School, is one of the world's premier law schools. It offers an unmatched environment of excellence and educational intimacy in the form of world renowned faculty, small classes, limitless opportunities for clinical training, and strong encouragement of public service. Small by design, our impact on the world is measured by its accomplished graduates and its ongoing scholarship and outreach through 17 centers and projects.

Degree - Third: 
J.D.
Degree Year - Third: 
1980

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
Court Name: 

Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals

President Nominating: 
Barack Obama
Party Affiliation of President: 
Democratic
Commission Date: 
12/27/2010
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