Professor of Business Law and Eversource Energy Chair in Business Ethics at University of Connecticut
Robert Bird is Professor of Business Law and Eversource Energy Chair in Business Ethics at the University of Connecticut. He conducts research in compliance, employment law, legal strategy, intellectual property, law and marketing, business and human rights, and related fields. Robert has authored over seventy academic publications, including articles in the Journal of Law and Economics, American Business Law Journal, Law and Society Review, Connecticut Law Review, Boston College Law Review, and the Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy. Robert’s accolades include winning the outstanding article of the year award two years in a row from the Journal of Legal Studies Education, receiving the student-selected Alpha Kappa Psi Teacher of the Year award, and being a three-time invited finalist to the ALSB Master Teacher Competition. Robert was editor in chief of the American Business Law Journal in 2012-13, publishing the 50th anniversary issue.