Joan R. M. Bullock

Joan R. M. Bullock
President and Dean
J.D., University of Toledo College of Law
M.B.A., University of Michigan Stephen M. Ross School of Business
B.A., Michigan State University
Phone: (619) 961-4272

Dean Joan R.M. Bullock has over thirty years of law school experience as an educator and administrator. She recently served as Associate Dean for Academic Affairs at the Florida A&M University College of Law. She was also Associate Dean of Teaching and Faculty Development from 2012-2015. 

Dean Bullock currently holds a leadership position with the American Bar Association Section of Science & Technology Law, is a fellow of the American Bar Foundation, and is a past chair of the ABA Law Practice Division. She was recently appointed by ABA President Linda Klein to the Council for Racial and Ethnic Diversity in the Educational Pipeline.

Dean Bullock holds a J.D. from the University of Toledo College of Law, an M.B.A. from the University of Michigan Stephen M. Ross School of Business, a B.A. from Michigan State University and is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA). 


How to Achieve Success After the Bar Exam: A Step-by-Step Action Plan (ABA Law Practice Division 2014)

Articles, Book Chapters, And Article-Length Works

The Importance of Diversity and Inclusion for Attorney Wellness, in Be the Best Lawyer You Can Be: A Lawyer's Guide to Physical, Mental, Emotional and Spiritual Wellness (Stewart Levine ed., ABA Law Practice Division, forthcoming 2018)

The Thomas Jefferson School of Law faculty is highly prolific in the field of legal scholarship and our professors are in demand as speakers and panelists at legal events in the U.S. and abroad.

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Dean Joan Bullock Appointed to ABA House of Delegates

August 16, 2018

During this summer's 2018 American Bar Association (ABA) Annual Meeting in Chicago, the Law Practice Division elected Thomas Jefferson School of...

TJSL Dean Joan Bullock's Column in the March/April 2018 Issue of San Diego Lawyer

May 7, 2018

Dean Bullock's column can be read on page 9 in the ...

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Hosts 18th Annual Women and the Law Conference: Her Place at the Bargaining Table

February 20, 2018

On February 9th, Thomas Jefferson School of Law hosted the 18th Annual Women and the Law Conference. This year's theme was entitled, "Her Place at...