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UO selects University of Houston dean to lead law school

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — The University of Oregon has selected a new dean for its law school after a nationwide search.The Register-Guard reports (https://is.gd/iQS0d4 ) that University of Houston law school associate dean Marcilynn Burke will begin work at UO on July 1. Burke succeeds Michael Moffitt, who is returning to teaching.Burke has a background in property law, land use law and federal natural resources law. In a news release she said UO feels like a "natural fit."