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Peter C. Alexander

Law Professor

Current Position

Visiting Professor
SIU School of Law
1150 Douglas Dr. MC 2804
Carbondale, IL 62901-5484

Tel: 618-536-8464

Class: XIII (2002)Circuit: Seventh


Southern Illinois University, B.A. Political Science (1979)
Northeastern University School of Law, J.D. (1983)

Professional Career

Visiting Professor/Interim Assoc. Dean, UNT Dallas College of Law (2018-2021
Visiting Professor, Univ. of Arkansas-Little Rock School of Law (2016-2018)
Founding Dean, Indiana Tech Law School (2012-2015)
Dean and Professor of Law (2003-09); Professor of Law, Southern Illinois University School of Law (2003-2012)
Professor of Law, The Dickinson School of Law, Penn State University (1992-2003)
Owner, Alexander Law Offices (1988-1992)
Attorney, Waaler & Evans, P.C. (1985-1988)
Law Clerk, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Central District, Illinois (1984-1985)
Law Clerk, U.S. District Court, Central District, Illinois (1983-1984)


American Bankruptcy Institute Law Review, Advisory Board (1993-02)


"Up in Smoke: Bankruptcy and Cannabis," 43 U. Ark. Little Rock L.R. 81 (2020) Author
"When Worlds Collide: Bankruptcy and Its Impact on Domestic Relations and Family Law," ABI 2003 Co-author & Co-editor
"Bankruptcy Pro Bono Legal Assistance Programs: An Update," Norton Annual Survey of Bankruptcy Law 2007 Co-author


Listed in Who's Who in America, (2001-02)