Jennifer Selin

Co-Director, Washington Office 

Jennifer L. Selin joined the Levin Center as Co-Director of the Washington Office in 2022.   

Before joining the Levin Center, she was a professor at the University of Missouri (2017-2021) and the University of Illinois (2014-2017).  Prior to working in academia, she practiced administrative law and specialized in federal electricity market regulation and alternative energy development, licensing, and regulation. 

Jennifer Selin’s scholarship on the American separation of powers system has been published in political science, public administration, and law journals and has been utilized by the Obama, Trump, and Biden Administrations, Congress, the Supreme Court, and the media. A proud graduate of Lebanon Valley College, Selin holds a J.D. from Wake Forest University and a Ph.D. from Vanderbilt University.  

  • Ph.D., Vanderbilt University 
  • J.D., Wake Forest School of Law 
  • M.A., Vanderbilt University 
  • B.A., Lebanon Valley College