Marcus Gadson joined Campbell’s faculty on July 1, 2019. As a scholar, he focuses on state constitutions and civil procedure. His scholarship has appeared, or is forthcoming, in top-ranked journals such as the Michigan Law Review, U.C.L.A. Law Review, and Georgetown Law Journal.
In addition, Professor Gadson has repeatedly been recognized for his teaching. His students have voted him 1L Professor of the Year three times, and he received the Dean’s Award for Excellence in Teaching for the 2021–22 school year. Professor Gadson offers courses in Civil Procedure, State Constitutional Law, and Race, Justice, and the Law.
Prior to entering the academy, Professor Gadson earned a B.A. with High Honors from Dartmouth College and a J.D. from Harvard Law School. He then clerked for Judge Bernice Donald of the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit and practiced law at Steptoe and Johnson in Washington D.C.