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UO Law Professor Will Serve On Senate Committee

University of Oregon

A University of Oregon assistant law professor is taking a leave of absence to work for the U.S. Senate.

Greg Dotson has accepted the position of Chief Counsel for the US Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works. The committee has legislative jurisdiction over national climate change policy. Dotson teaches environmental law and climate change law at the UO Law School and is a nationally recognized expert on environmental law.

Rachael McDonald is KLCC’s former News Director. Rachael has a BA in English from the University of Oregon. She started out in public radio as a newsroom volunteer at KLCC in 2000. After reporting for the Northwest News Network and KAZU, Rachael returned to KLCC in 2007 as Morning Edition host and a general assignment reporter covering politics, the environment, education, and the arts. She was hired as KLCC News Director in 2018. Rachael departed KLCC in June, 2022.