About Paul D. Callister

I am the Director of the Leon E. Bloch Law Library and Professor of Law at the University of Missouri Kansas City.
My research interests focuses on the relationship of the information environment to jurisprudence, the rule of law, social, economic and political stability, and the evolution of government and legal institutions.

Positions

Present Professor of Law, University of Missouri-Kansas City
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Present Director of the Leon E. Bloch Law Library, University of Missouri-Kansas City
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Curriculum Vitae



Research Interests

How information environments affect the rule of law, jurisprudence, legal institutions, and stability., Cyberlaw (copyright, licensing, jurisdiction, Patriot act, privacy, etc.), and Law librarianship

Honors and Awards

  • 2006 Brenner Faculty Publishing Award
  • Salzburg Fellow

Courses

  • Cyberlaw and Infosphere
  • Advanced Legal Research

Education

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June 1999August 2000 MS, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign ‐ Graduate School of Library and Information Science
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September 1988May 1991 JD, Cornell University ‐ Law
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September 1982June 1988 BA, Brigham Young University ‐ Philosophy
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Contact Information

UMKC School of Law
1-104 Law Building
5100 Rockhill Road
Kansas City, MO 64110-2499
Direct Phone: 816/235-2436
Admin. Assistant (Erin): 816/235-1650
Fax: 816/235-5274
Web bio: http://www1.law.umkc.edu/faculty/callister/bio/callister.htm

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