Mark Kielsgard Adjunct Professor of Law

Phone: 540-458-8483


Office: 436 Lewis Hall

Areas of Expertise/Classes Taught

Transnational Law


BA, George Mason University

JD, Rutgers University

LLM, JSD, St. Thomas University


Dr. Mark Kielsgard is a prolific scholar and human rights activist. In 2012-2013, Dr. Kielsgard was the recipient of the prestigious Myres S. McDougal Prize. Kielsgard is a member of the International Association of Defense Counsel and is licensed to practice before the International Criminal Tribunal for Former Yugoslavia (ICITY), as well as the District of Columbia and the Commonwealth of Virginia.