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Edward Morrison : Curriculum Vitae

EDUCATION

University of Chicago Law School 
J.D., with High Honors, 2000

Activities:  Articles Editor, University of Chicago Law Review, 1998-99; Staff, 1997-98

Honors: John M. Olin Prize, 2000; Olin and Bradley Foundation fellowships for law and economics studies, 1995-96, 1997-00; Joseph Henry Beale Prize, for outstanding work in first-year legal research and writing, 1995

University of Chicago, Department of Economics
Ph.D., 2003; M.A., 1997

Thesis: Bankruptcy Decision Making: An Empirical Study of Small-Business Bankruptcies

Teaching: Assistant to Profs. Becker, Heckman, and Scheinkman

Honors:     State Farm Foundation Dissertation Award, 2000-01; Bradley Foundation scholarship, 1997-99; Honorary Scholar, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Department of Economics, 2000-01

University of Utah
B.S., summa cum laude, Economics and Accounting, with Honors Program Degree, 1994

Honors: Phi Beta Kappa; Phi Kappa Phi Graduate Fellowship, 1994; Honors Baccalaureate Scholarship, 1994; First Prize, Beta Alpha Psi undergraduate (accounting) manuscript contest, 1993; Outstanding Scholar Scholarship, School of Business, 1993-94; Honors Foreign Study Scholarship in Greece, 1992; full-tuition scholarship, 1989-93

EXPERIENCE

University of Chicago Law School
Paul H. & Theo Leffmann Professor of Commercial Law, 2013-present
Professor of Law, 2012

Columbia Law School
Harvey R. Miller Professor of Law and Economics, 2009-2012
Co-Director, Richard Paul Richman Center for Business, Law, and Public Policy, 2011-2012
Handler Summer Research Fellow, 2011
Professor of Law, 2007-09
Milton Handler Fellow, 2005-07
Associate Professor of Law, 2003-07
John M. Olin, Jr. Fellow, Center for Law and Economic Studies, 2002-03

University of Granada (Spain), Departamento de Teoría e Historia Económica
Visiting Scholar, Spring 2011

University of Chicago Law School
Visiting Professor, Spring 2008

Hon. Antonin Scalia, Supreme Court of the United States
Law Clerk, 2001-02

Hon. Richard A. Posner, United States Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit
Law Clerk, 2000-01