Dean Christian A. Johnson speaks frequently on legal issues involving over-the-counter derivative reforms, capital markets and the financial crisis and has spoken and lectured at such institutions as the International Monetary Fund, the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, and the Latvian and Irish Central Banks. He has testified before the U.S. Congress on OTC derivative reforms and made presentations to the staffs at the Commodities Futures Trading Commission and the National Futures Association. Dean Johnson has coauthored five books and written over three dozen articles on the derivative and repo capital markets and central banks.
Associate Dean of Academic Affairs Michael J. Hussey was honored in 2010 as one of the Central Penn Business Journal 40 Under 40. He is also active in the United Way of the Capital Region and directs the Widener Law Commonwealth Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program.
Business Advising Certificate Program Director, Associate Dean for Research and Faculty Development, and Commonwealth Professor of Business Law Juliet M. Moringiello is presently serving as chair of the Pennsylvania Bar Association Business Law Section and has held several other leadership positions in the organization. In 2007, Professor Moringiello received a Special Achievement Award from the Pennsylvania Bar Association for her involvement in commercial law reform in Pennsylvania and in 2013, she was named as one of the Central Penn Business Journal Women of Influence.