Marc J. Blitz
Alan Joseph Bennett Professor of Law
Constitutional Law I
Constitutional Law II
Law and Neuroscience
National Security Law
First Amendment Law
History and Philosophy of Freedom of Expression
B.A., Harvard University
Ph.D., University of Chicago
J.D., University of Chicago
Monday, 1:00 – 2:30 p.m. or by appointment.
Marc Jonathan Blitz’s scholarship focuses on constitutional protection for freedom of thought and freedom of expression. He has produced scholarly works on privacy and national security law with a focus on emerging technologies including public video surveillance, biometric identification methods, virtual reality and library Internet systems.
Since 2006, Professor Blitz has worked closely with the Memorial Institute for the Prevention of Terrorism (MIPT) in Oklahoma City. He was voted Professor of the Year by the Merit Scholars at the Law School in 2007 and was also the recipient in 2007 of a Priddy fellowship in which he explored the use of art and technology in teaching.