Memorials and Tributes
Donald P. Kommers, 1932–2018
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Professor Donald P. Kommers held the Joseph and Elizabeth Robbie Chair in Government and International Studies, in the Political Science Department at the University of Notre Dame and was active as a concurrent professor of law emeritus at the Law School. He directed the Center for Civil and Human Rights from 1976 to 1981 and was the editor of The Review of Politics from 1981 to 1992. Additionally, he directed the Notre Dame Law Center, London, England, Fall Semester, 1991-92
Explore Professor Kommers' 2005 curriculum vitae and news articles in the Comments sections below to learn more about this extraordinary scholar's position and appointments, numerous awards, prizes, and fellowships, and his publications.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 9:30 a.m. (EST), Monday, January 21, 2019, in the Basilica of the Sacred Heart, Notre Dame, Indiana.
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Notre Dame Law School, "Donald P. Kommers, 1932–2018" (2018). Memorials and Tributes. 5.
American Academy of Berlin symposium honors Kommers, 2012
Huffington Post, Author Profile 2011–2012
Officer’s Cross of the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany, 2010
College of Arts & Letters, Faculty Bookshelf, 2009–2012
American Academy of Berlin, Fellow Profile, 2009
America: The Jesuit Review, book reviews 2000–2007
NDLScholarship publications, 1963–2014