Dean Shane received his A.B. from Harvard and his JD from Yale. He clerked for Judge Alvin B. Rubin, U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit, and went on to become an Attorney Advocate in the Office of Legal Counsel of the Department of Justice. He then became Assistant General Counsel for the Office of Management & Budget before coming to Iowa Law. After his service at Iowa, he became Dean and Professor of Law at the University of Pittsburgh.
Associate Professor (1981-85); Professor of Law (1985-94)