With Robert Drechsel
Professor Robert Drechsel is visiting for the fall 2008 semester. Drechsel has taught at the University of Wisconsin-Madison since 1983, serving as director of the School of Journalism and Mass Communication from 1991 to 1998. Drechsel is an alumnus of the University of Minnesota, where he earned his bachelor's, master's, and doctorate degrees.
Drechsel's research at the University of Wisconsin has focused on tort law and constitutional law affecting mass communication, and on reporter-source interaction in state trial courts. He is the author of "News Making in the Trial Courts" (New York: Longman, 1983), and articles in a variety of legal and communication journals.
Murphy Hall Conference Center