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The Schools of Nursing and Pharmacy operate on both the Oxford and Jackson campuses. The Schools of Dentistry, Health Related Professionals and Medicine, and the Health Sciences Graduate School, are based in Jackson only. (Additional healthcare programs are available through the School of Applied Sciences on the Oxford campus.) Other than these exceptions, the schools above are on the Oxford campus.

Faculty Profile

SAMUEL M DAVIS

DEAN EMERITUS AND JAMIE L WHITTEN CHAIR EMERITUS LAW AND GOVERNMENT
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RCK LAW CENTER
UNIVERSITY, MS 38677
(662) 915-7361
Joined UM: 07/01/1997

Areas of Expertise

  • CHILDREN AND THE LAW
  • CHILDREN AND THE LAW, ABUSE AND NEGLECT
  • CHILDREN AND THE LAW, CHILD CUSTODY
  • CHILDREN AND THE LAW, CONFESSIONS
  • CHILDREN AND THE LAW, DETENTION
  • CHILDREN AND THE LAW, JUVENILE DELINQUENCY
  • CHILDREN AND THE LAW, MEDICAL DECISION MAKING
  • CHILDREN AND THE LAW, PARENT AND CHILD
  • CHILDREN AND THE LAW, PROSECUTION AS AN ADULT
  • CHILDREN AND THE LAW, PUNISHMENT
  • CHILDREN AND THE LAW, SCHOOL ISSUES
  • CHILDREN AND THE LAW, SEARCH AND SEIZURE
  • CHILDREN AND THE LAW, WAIVER OF JURISDICTION
  • JUVENILE LAW
  • JUVENILE LAW, ABUSE AND NEGLECT
  • JUVENILE LAW, CHILD CUSTODY
  • JUVENILE LAW, CONFESSIONS
  • JUVENILE LAW, DETENTION
  • JUVENILE LAW, JUVENILE DELINQUENCY
  • JUVENILE LAW, MEDICAL DECISION MAKING
  • JUVENILE LAW, PARENT AND CHILD
  • JUVENILE LAW, PROSECUTION AS AN ADULT
  • JUVENILE LAW, PUNISHMENT
  • JUVENILE LAW, SCHOOL ISSUES
  • JUVENILE LAW, SEARCH AND SEIZURE
  • JUVENILE LAW, WAIVER OF JURISDICTION
  • LAW

Degrees

BA
HISTORY
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN MISSISSIPPI/HATTIESBURG, MISSISSIPPI (1966)
JD
LAW
UNIVERSITY OF MISSISSIPPI/UNIVERSITY, MISSISSIPPI (1969)
LLM
LAW
UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA/CHARLOTTESVILLE, VIRGINIA (1970)

Committee Memberships

Law - Faculty Speakers Committee
Other Kind of Committee

Awards

School of Law Outstanding Teacher of the Year
2015