Ethics Center Staff

Director

Kristen Blankley, JD.
Assistant Professor of Law, College of Law
261N LAW, Lincoln, NE 68588-0902
(402) 472-5345  |  kristen.blankley@unl.edu

Professor Blankley joined the faculty in 2010. She received her B.A. in History and Political Science and graduated summa cum laude from Hiram College, and she received her J.D. from The Ohio State University, Mortiz College of Law, graduating first in her class. After law school, Professor Blankley clerked for the Honorable Eugene E. Siler on the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals and the Honorable Kermit E. Bye on the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals. Following her two appellate clerkships, Professor Blankley practiced at the Columbus, Ohio office of Squire, Sanders & Dempsey, LLP. Her practice involved a wide variety of civil litigation matters, including cases involving the First Amendment, trade secrets, contract issues, and product liability. For more information on Kristen's background, please visit her full faculty page.

Kristen Blankley

Assistant Director

Adam R. Thompson, Ph.D.
1006 Oldfather Hall Lincoln, NE 68588-0321
(402) 472-8229  |  ethics@unl.edu

Adam earned his Ph.D. in philosophy from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.  His research interests lie primarily in ethics (broadly construed), political philosophy, and the philosophy of education. For CV and more, please visit his personal webpage.  Adam's dissertation focused on moral agency and responsibility.  Learn more about Adam here.

Adam Thompson