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Alex Nunn

Alex Nunn

Assistant Professor of Law

(LAWD)-Dean of Law


Phone: 479-575-5045

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Alex Nunn is an Assistant Professor at the University of Arkansas School of Law. In general, his research focuses on evidence and proof, exploring how practice, procedure, and the allocation of decision making authority in the courtroom affect decisional accuracy, efficiency, and legitimacy. 

In 2019, Alex recieved the Lewis E. Epley, Jr. Professor of the Year Award for Excellence in Teaching. His scholarship has been featured or is forthcoming in the Virginia Law Review, Texas Law Review, Emory Law JournalVanderbilt Law Review, and the peer-reviewed International Journal of Evidence and Proof.

Alex currently serves as the associate producer (and occasional guest host) of Excited Utterance, a podcast focusing on scholarship in evidence and proof. He is also a member of the executive committee for the AALS evidence section and the programming committee for the Evidence Summer Workshop. 

Before coming to Arkansas, Alex clerked for the Honorable Karen LeCraft Henderson of the United States Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit. He is currently a Ph.D. candidate at Yale Law School (expected May 2020) and is a graduate of the University of Arkansas and Vanderbilt Law School, where he was Editor-in-Chief of the Vanderbilt Law Review