After graduating from law school, Julie Spanbauer served as a law clerk to Hon.
Andrew P. Rodovich, U.S. Magistrate Judge, and Hon. James T. Moody, U.S. District Court
Judge. Since joining the John Marshall faculty in 1990, she has published numerous
articles in the areas of employment discrimination, constitutional law, and women's

Professor Spanbauer was recently named a Fulbright Senior Specialist Grant Recipient and
she taught at the Institute of Technology Law, National Chiao Tung University in Taipei,
Taiwan. Professor Spanbauer has organized and served as a panel moderator at diverse
conferences involving discrimination issues. She has presented lectures at Trinity
College in Ireland and in China. Professor Spanbauer has served as the program director
for two programs sponsored by the International Law Institute in Washington, DC. These
programs prepare international LLM students to enter law schools throughout the United
States. She has also served as a member of the board of directors of the Friends of
Battered Women and their Children, a not-for-profit organization providing counseling,
advocacy, and education services for abused women and their children. 

From 2004-2008, Professor Spanbauer served as director of the special admissions program
at John Marshall, the Summer College for Assessing Legal Education Skills (SCALES). She
teaches Employment Discrimination, Contracts, and Lawyering Skills. 



Infusing Cultural Narratives Into a Time of Change in Legal Education (with Susan L. Brody), 2014 SALT Teaching Conference (2014)
Institutionalizing the Multiple Assessment Teaching Assistant Program (with Rogelio Lasso and Maureen Kordesh), JMLS Faculty Works in Progress Series (CLE) (2014)
Teaching to Student Strengths to Bridge the Cultural Divide in the Legal Research Classroom, Fourteenth Annual Rocky Mountain Legal Writing Conference (2014)
Using a Cultural Lens in Legal Writing Classroom to Stimulate Self-Assessment, Association of Legal Writing Directors (ALWD) 2013 Biennial Conference (2013)
Enriching Your Life and the Lives of Others – Be A Fullbright Specialist, The Biennial Conference of the Legal Writing Institute (2012)