Date Submitted: Tue, 12 Dec 2017 16:18:02 GMT

LAW 003 v00 : Criminal Justice

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Druthers submitted by: mg1711
Summer
JD Adjunct
UserID Name Email
mg1711 Gunja, Mushtaq mg1711@georgetown.edu
LAW 003 v00: Criminal Justice
Criminal Justice
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
MTTh 5:45pm-7:55pm
 
50
Take-home exam

 
 
J.D.
No
Course
4
None
 
 
 

Students may not receive credit for this course and Criminal Procedure or Democracy and Coercion.

 
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Personal Information

 
 
 
 
 

Mushtaq Gunja is an accomplished Assistant Dean in JD Programs and an Adjunct Professor of Law. He previously taught at the University of Maryland School of Law and Washington Adventist University. Prior to joining Georgetown, Professor Gunja served as the Chief of Staff to the Under Secretary at the United States Department of Education. As Chief of Staff, he provided strategic advice to the Under Secretary in the development and implementation of policies across higher education, including improving access and affordability, highlighting promising practices to foster completion, encouraging increased innovation, improving the borrower experience for students with federal loans, and ensuring fair treatment for all students of higher education. He also assisted the Under Secretary in the management of Federal Student Aid, the Office of Postsecondary Education, the Office of Career, Technical, and Adult Education, and six White House Initiatives on minority education. Professor Gunja also served in the Obama administration as Deputy Associate White House counsel with responsibilities for vetting and confirming the President’s political appointees. Before moving to Washington, Professor Gunja served as an Assistant United States Attorney in Baltimore where he prosecuted a variety of crimes, including violent crime, racketeering offenses, drug conspiracies, and financial fraud. He tried nine cases to verdict, and argued before the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals. His work on the opioid crisis, prescription overdose deaths, and doctors’ prescribing habits earned him three Drug Enforcement Administration awards. Professor Gunja graduated cum laude from Harvard Law School, where he was an Articles Editor for the Harvard Journal on Legislation and coached the mock trial team. He received the Lamport Prize for Outstanding Leadership at Brown University, where he graduated with honors and magna cum laude with a B.A. in political science and diplomatic history.

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