Faculty in the News

Sept. 28, 2016. Writing in the Opinion Pages of The New York Times, the UCLA professor of law and director of the Burkle Center for International Relations argues in support of President Obama's decision to give the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (Icann) control over Internet addresses.

A new study led by UCLA's Glen MacDonald (director, Center for Canadian Studies; professor, Geography, Institute of Environment and Sustainability, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology) contends that increasing greenhouse gas levels could lock the state into drought for centuries. It was published in Scientific Reports of

Khaled Abou El Fadl, professor of law and former director of the Islamic Studies Program at UCLA, is interviewed by "Here & Now" — a coproduction of NPR and WBUR of Boston.

"In Turkey, opposition to military rule is not enough to overcome the cycles of top-down coercive governance that have formed a key part of the country's state tradition," says CNES Director Aslı Ü. Bâli in an article published in Dissent.