Nancy H. Rogers


Nancy H. Rogers, Emeritus Moritz Chair in Dispute Resolution at the Ohio State University Moritz College of Law, teaches and writes primarily in the dispute resolution area.

Her recent article on divided communities, When Conflicts Polarize Communities: Designing Localized Offices That Intervene Collaboratively, 30 Ohio St. J. on Disp. Resol. 173 (2015), received the International Institute for Conflict Prevention & Resolution’s (CPR) 2015 Professional Article Award.  She co-authored three law school textbooks: Designing Systems and Processes for Managing Disputes (2013); Dispute Resolution, Negotiation, Mediation and Other Processes (6th ed. 2012); and A Student’s Guide to Mediation and the Law (1987); and a treatise, Mediation: Law, Policy & Practice (2015-2016).

In addition to serving on the Moritz law faculty, Professor Rogers has been Ohio Attorney General, Dean of the Ohio State University Moritz College of Law, Ohio State University Vice Provost for Academic Affairs, Visiting Professor at Harvard Law School, staff attorney at the Cleveland Legal Aid Society, and a federal judicial law clerk. She was President of the Association of American Law Schools, on the Board of the Legal Services Corporation, and reporter for the Uniform Mediation Act Drafting Committee.