March 18, 2022

Media Advisory: U.S. Supreme Court confirmation hearing

Southern Illinois University Carbondale has several experts available to assist reporters and news crews with perspective on the legal and political aspects of the confirmation hearing of U.S. Supreme Court nominee Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson by the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee. Hearings are expected to start Monday, March 21. The experts’ specialties include political polarization, judicial decision making, constitutional law, presidential politics and more.

Those experts – from the SIU School of Law, Political Science and the Paul Simon Public Policy Institute – with contact information for news media members to arrange for interviews, include: