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Director, Gregory Gordon

Director Gregory S. Gordon

School of Law
215 Centennial Drive Stop 9003
Grand Forks ND 58202-9003
Tel: 701.777.2104
Fax: 701.777.2217
gordon@law.und.edu

Professor Gregory S. Gordon is Director of the University of North Dakota Center for Human Rights and Genocide Studies and teaches at the law school in the areas of international human rights, international law, criminal law, and criminal procedure. He earned his Bachelor of Arts degree (summa cum laude) and Juris Doctor at the University of California at Berkeley. He then served as law clerk to U. S. District Court Judge Martin Pence (D. Haw.). After a stint as a litigator in San Francisco, he worked with the Office of the Prosecutor for the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda, where he served as Legal Officer and Deputy Team Leader for the landmark "media" cases, the first international post-Nuremberg prosecutions of radio and print media executives for incitement to genocide. For this work, Professor Gordon received a commendation from Attorney General Janet Reno for "Service to the United States and International Justice." After his experience at ICTR, he became a white-collar criminal prosecutor with the U.S. Department of Justice, Tax Division. Following a detail as a Special Assistant U.S. Attorney for the District of Columbia, he was appointed as the Tax Division's Liaison to the Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Forces (Pacific Region) for which he helped prosecute large narcotics trafficking rings. Also during this time, he was detailed to Sierra Leone to conduct a post-civil war justice assessment for DOJ's Office of Overseas Prosecutorial Development, Assistance, and Training. In 2003, he joined the Criminal Division's Office of Special Investigations, where he helped investigate and prosecute Nazi war criminals and modern human rights violators. Professor Gordon has been featured on C-SPAN, NPR and Radio France Internationale as an expert on war crimes prosecution and has lectured on that subject at the U.S. Army J.A.G. School and the Harry S. Truman Presidential Museum and Library. On behalf of the Ethiopian government, he has trained high-level federal prosecutors in Addis Ababa. His scholarship on international criminal law has appeared in leading international publications, such as the Columbia Journal of Transnational Law, and the Virginia Journal of International Law. He has presented his work at institutions such as Yale University, Georgetown University Law Center and Emory University.

Assistant Director Wilbur Stolt

Assistant Director,
Wilbur Stolt

Director, Chester Fritz Library
3051 University Avenue Stop 9000
Grand Forks, ND 58202
Tel: (701) 777-2189
Fax: (701) 777-3319
wilburstolt@mail.und.edu

Wilbur Stolt is Director of Libraries at the University of North Dakota. Prior experiences include serving as Director of Public Services and Library Systems at the University of Oklahoma, Assistant Director of Public Services at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (UWM) and University Archivist and Director of the Area Research Center at UWM. He has earned undergraduate degrees in History and Education from the University of North Dakota and graduate degrees in History and Library Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He has published in the areas of library public services and preservation.