Joseph F. C. DiMento

Professor of Law

Joint appointment in Planning and Law
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Environmental law, international dispute resolution, urban planning


In his decades of teaching, Professor DiMento has written 11 books and taught courses on a wide variety of subjects, including urban and regional planning, domestic and international environmental law, administrative law and regulation, business and government, conflict resolution.

Professor DiMento recently stepped down as the director of UC Irvine's Newkirk Center for Science and Society, established in May 2001 with the goal of improving science's response to community needs and to increase the effective uses of scientific results for the benefit of society.

Current Courses:

Land Use and Development Control Law

Prior Courses

Environmental Law and Policy, International Legal Analysis, Domestic, Comparative and International Environmental Law, Management and Policy; Land Use and Development Control Law; Urban and Regional Planning; Administrative Law and Regulation; Business and Government; Conflict Resolution; Property Law, Land Use and Development Control Law, International Environmental Law

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