Prof. Derek T. Muller

Professor of Law, University of Iowa College of Law

Topics: Election Law • Supreme Court • Politics • Federal Courts

Derek Muller is a Professor of Law at the University of Iowa College of Law. He earned his B.A. summa cum laude from Hillsdale College and his J.D. summa cum laude from Notre Dame Law School. Professor Muller's research and writing focus on election law, particularly federalism and the role of states in the administration of elections. His work has appeared in a wide variety of legal publications, and his opinion pieces have been published in outlets like the Wall Street Journal and the New York Times.

Prior to teaching, Professor Muller clerked for the Honorable Raymond W. Gruender on the United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit and practiced as a litigation associate at Kirkland & Ellis LLP in Chicago.