Gary Marchant

Ph.D., JD

Law & Ethics, Arizona State University

Lincoln Professor of Emerging Technologies, Law & Ethics, Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law;
Executive Director, Center for Law, Science & Technology;
Professor, School of Life Sciences


Gary Marchant is the Lincoln Professor Emerging Technologies, Law and Ethics at the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at Arizona State University. He is also a Professor of Life Sciences at ASU and Executive Director of the ASU Center for the Study of Law, Science and Technology. Professor Marchant has a a Ph.D. in Genetics from the University of British Columbia, a Masters of Public Policy degree from the Kennedy School of Government , and a law degree from Harvard. Prior to joining the ASU faculty in 1999, he was a partner in a Washington, D.C. law firm where his practice focused on environmental and administrative law. Professor Marchant teaches and researches in the subject areas of environmental law, risk assessment and risk management, genetics and the law, biotechnology law, food and drug law, legal aspects of nanotechnology, and law, science and technology

Phone: (480) 965-3246
E-mail: gary.marchant@asu.edu