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John Scheb


Fellow, Leadership & Governance

PhD, Political Science, University of Florida


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John M. Scheb II is Professor of Political Science. During his 35 years at UT, Dr. Scheb has served as Director of UT’s Social Science Research Institute, Chair of the Legal Studies Program, and as Head, Associate Head, Director of Graduate Studies and Director of Undergraduate Studies for the Political Science Department.  He has authored or co-authored numerous articles in professional journals and several books.  Dr. Scheb has also served as a consultant to numerous government agencies, political candidates, corporations, attorneys, interest groups and other nongovernmental organizations. He has been involved with the Baker Center since its inception.

Research Interests

American Government and Constitutional Law, Civil rights and liberties, administrative law, judicial process and law in American society

Selected Publications

Bruce Tonn, Dorian Stiefel, John M. Scheb II, Colin Glennon and Hemant Sharma, “Future of the Courts: Fixed, Flexible, and Improvisational Frameworks,” Forthcoming in Futures.

Bruce Tonn, John M. Scheb II, Michael R. Fitzgerald and Dorian Stiefel, “Future of Governance Workshop Summary,” Forthcoming in Futures.

John M. Scheb and John M. Scheb II, Criminal Law, 6th edition, Wadsworth/Cengage Learning, 2011 (5th edition Wadsworth/Cengage Learning 2008, 4th edition, Thomson/Wadsworth, 2006; 3rd edition, Thomson/Wadsworth, 2003; 2nd edition, Wadsworth, 1999; 1st edition, West, 1996.)

John M. Scheb and John M. Scheb II, Criminal Procedure, 6th edition, Wadsworth/Cengage Learning, 2011 (5th edition, Wadsworth/Cengage Learning 2008, 4th edition, Thomson/Wadsworth, 2006; 3rd edition, Thomson/Wadsworth, 2003; 2nd edition, Wadsworth, 1999; 1st edition, West, 1996.)


Contact Information

John Scheb
Personal web page
1001 McClung Tower
Knoxville, TN 37996-0410
Phone: (865) 974-2261
Fax: (865) 974-7037

scheb@utk.edu

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