N. Gregory Young,

N. Gregory Young, professor in the Finance, Real Estate and Law Department, has been named a public policy scholar at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. The Washington, D.C.-based nonpartisan center promotes research that advances policy in national and world affairs. Young will serve as a scholar for three months in 2010. The 2008-09 scholars represent some of the brightest minds in academia including those from Harvard University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology, as well as prominent government workers worldwide. Young’s research will focus on international law and will culminate in a monograph, possibly published by the Woodrow Wilson Center Press or one of its affiliates. Young may also present his research in front of a Congressional committee. This is not the first time Young has been selected to participate in a prestigious program. Previously, he was named a Fulbright Scholar and was a visiting fellow at University of Cambridge’s Lauterpacht Centre for International Law.