Andrew Askland

  • Senior Sustainability Scientist, Global Institute of Sustainability
  • Senior Lecturer, Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law

Arizona State University
Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law
PO Box 877906
Tempe, AZ 85287-7906


Dr. Andrew (Sandy) Askland is a senior lecturer  and former director of the Center for Study of Law, Science, & Technology at the Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law, where he teaches courses in Privacy and Economics and the Law. He also has research interests in Environmental Ethics and Bioethics and in Moral and Political Theory generally. Askland is a member of the American Philosophical Association and served on the program committee of its Pacific Division. Prior to his arrival at the College in 1999, he was a visiting professor at the University of Guam and at Vilnius University in Lithuania, and he was an adjunct professor at the University of Colorado. He teaches courses in economics and the law, privacy, legal issues in sustainability.


economic law; privacy; environmental ethics; ecological ethics; emerging technologies; environmental philosophy


    Ph.D., Philosophy, University of Colorado-Boulder, 1995

    M.A., Philosophy, University of Colorado-Boulder, 1992

    B.S., Economics, University of Maryland-College Park, 1991

    Juris Doctor, University of Maryland-Baltimore, 1978

    A.B., Philosophy, Holy Cross College, 1973