Prof. Peter M. Shane

Jacob E. Davis and Jacob E. Davis II Chair in Law, Moritz College of Law, The Ohio State University

Professor Shane came to Ohio State in 2003 from Carnegie Mellon University's H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management. He is an internationally recognized scholar in administrative law, with a specialty in separation of powers law, and has co-authored leading casebooks on each subject. He has served on the faculty at the University of Iowa College of Law and was dean at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law.

In addition to his outstanding law teaching and scholarship, Professor Shane has received a National Science Foundation grant for interdisciplinary study related to cyberspace and democracy. At Ohio State, he provides strong leadership in interdisciplinary scholarship and teaching.

  • A.B., magna cum laude, Harvard
  • J.D., Yale Law School

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Publications and Multimedia
Are the Recent Recess Appointments Constitutional?
Engage Volume 13, Issue 1, March 2012
May 17, 2012
Are the Recent Recess Appointments Constitutional? - Podcast
Federalism & Separation of Powers Practice Group Podcast
March 05, 2012
The Rule of Law and the Administrative State - Event Audio/Video
2012 Annual Student Symposium
March 02, 2012
PCAOB Debate
Online Debate
October 27, 2009
The Administrative State and the Constitution - Event Audio
2009 Annual Student Symposium
February 28, 2009
Executive Privilege (Continued)
Online Debate
August 17, 2007
Executive Privilege
Online Debate
July 27, 2007