Ahdieh, Kang take leadership positions at Emory law school

Robert B. Ahdieh has been appointed vice dean of Emory University's law school and Michael S. Kang has been named associate dean of the school's faculty for the 2011-2012 academic year, the school said Monday.

The appointments were announced by Robert Schapiro, the school's interim dean. Ahdieh previously served as associate dean and is co-director of the Center on Federalism and Intersystemic Governance. Kang is an expert in election law, business associations, politics and democratic governance.