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Chance Meyer
Contact Information

Areas of Expertise
  • Online Education
  • Eighth Amendment
  • Learning Sciences
  • Evidence-Based Practice
  • Death Penalty

Chance Meyer

Academic Excellence Lecturer on Law


EdD, Vanderbilt University (anticipated 2023)
JD, Tulane Law SchooL
BS, Middle Tennessee State University

Professional Background

Professor Chance Meyer, part of New England Law's Academic Excellence Program, is a doctoral candidate at the Vanderbilt University Peabody College of Education and Human Development. Before joining New England Law and pursuing an Ed.D, he served as Assistant Dean of Academic Success and Professionalism at Nova Southeastern University Shepard Broad College of Law.
Prior to teaching, Professor Meyer was a capital defense attorney representing death-sentenced inmates in trial and appellate courts, in state and federal jurisdictions. He served as a law clerk to U.S. District Court Judge Robert T. Dawson. His research ranges from evidence-based practice in legal education to Eighth Amendment issues surrounding the death penalty.