NCCU Professor to Lead UNC System Faculty Assembly

Posted on Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Atty. David Green

Story By: Bernita Cooper, NCCU School of Law 

North Carolina Central University (NCCU) School of Law professor, Attorney David Green was elected to serve as chair of the University of North Carolina (UNC) System Faculty Assembly for the 2018-2019 academic year. Green is the first faculty member from NCCU to serve in this role and the second representative to serve as chair from a historically black college and university (HBCU) within the UNC System.

In this role, Green will preside during meetings and supervise activities at the UNC System Faculty Assembly; appoint members of task forces and special standing committees; and serve as the chief liaison between the assembly and other appropriate agencies and boards.  Green will also serve as ex-officio on the UNC Board of Governors Committee on Educational Planning, Policies and Programs, and Committee on Personnel and Tenure.

Green has worked in various roles for the UNC Faculty Assembly including committee chair, member, secretary, faculty advisor and faculty representative. He also served in various teaching positions at NCCU School of Law and previously was associate dean for academic affairs.

Prior to his arrival at NCCU, Green functioned as an adjunct professor at Widener Law School. Green previously served as a special assistant to the United States District Attorney for the District of Columbia and as an Assistant United States Attorney for the District of Delaware. He has also worked as an associate for Kaye, Scholer, Fierman, Hayes & Handler in Washington, D.C.

Green received his bachelor’s and juris doctorate from Georgetown University and master of laws (LL.M.) from Temple University.

Joining Green on the Executive Committee is Attorney Kimberly Cogdell Grainger, who was elected to serve as secretary.