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Allan F. Smith

Allan F. Smith

Years at Michigan: 1946 - 1982
Professor of Law
Dean of Law School
Vice President for Academic Affairs
Interim President 1979

Professor Emeritus
Dean Emeritus
Vice President Emeritus

Faculty Member Resources

May 7, 1960
The Michigan Alumnus
September 1, 1965
The Michigan Alumnus
June 1, 1974
Regents' Proceedings
December 16, 1979
Regents' Proceedings
April 1, 1982
The Michigan Alumnus
May 1, 1982
Regents' Proceedings