Debra Austin JD PhD

Associate professor of the practice
university of Denver Sturm College of LaW

Debra teaches Lawyering Process and Advanced Legal Research. She received the William T. Driscoll Master Educator Award in 2001. She writes and speaks about how neuroscience research can improve law student, law professor, and lawyer well-being. Debra was awarded a Legal Writing Institute-Association of Legal Writing Directors-LexisNexis 2012 Legal Writing Scholarship Grant for her article on stress in legal education and lawyering. She was awarded a Hughes-Ruud Research and Development Fund grant to attend 2014 Neuroscience Boot Camp at the University of Pennsylvania.