May 26, 2011
A law professor in Florida will be next dean of the Texas Tech University School of Law.
The school in Lubbock on Thursday announced Darby Dickerson will assume her new duties July 29. Dickerson in 1995 joined the faculty of Stetson University, becoming dean of the law school in 2004.
She earned a bachelor's degree in government and history and a master's degree in government from the College of William and Mary. Dickerson holds a law degree from Vanderbilt Law School.
The Columbia, S.C., native formerly worked at the Dallas firm of Locke Purnell Rain Harrell, now Locke Lord Bissell & Liddell.