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Southern Illinois University




Christopher Behan

Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Professor of Law

Christopher Behan

Office: Lesar Law Building, Room 136
Phone: (618) 453-8722

Prior to joining the faculty at the SIU School of Law, Professor Behan served on active duty with the United States Army Judge Advocate General's Corps for nearly eleven years. His most recent assignment was Associate Professor of Criminal Law at the Judge Advocate General's School in Charlottesville, full profile >>

Cynthia Fountaine

Dean and Professor of Law

Cynthia L. Fountaine

Office: Lesar Law Building, Room 134
Phone: (618) 453-8761

Cynthia Fountaine joined Southern Illinois University School of Law as Dean and Professor of Law in July 2010. Before that, she was on the law faculty at Texas Wesleyan University School of Law from 1997–2010, and served as Interim Dean of the law school from 2006–08. During the first part of full profile >>