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Rolando del Carmen

Distinguished Professor

  • J.S.D. Doctor of the Science of Law, University of Illinois (1970)
  • LL.M. Master of Laws, University of California-Berkeley (1967)
  • M.C.L. Master of Comparative Law, Southern Methodist University (1961)
  • LL.B. Bachelor of Laws, Silliman University, Philippines (1956)
  • B.A. Bachelor of Arts, Silliman University, Philippines (1953)


Office: C-113
Phone: (936) 294-1656

Areas of Expertise:
Criminal Law, Insanity/Competency to Stand Trial, Juvenile Delinquency and Juvenile Justice, Law Enforcement Issues, Legal Liabilities of Public Officials, Prison Programs, Probation and Parole, Rights of Public Officials, Sentencing, Boot Camps, Capital Punishment, Courts and Criminal Procedures


  • del Carmen, R. & Walker, J. T. (2011). Briefs on leading cases in law enforcement. San Diego, CA.: Anderson Publishing.
  • Del Carmen, R.V., Nolasco, C.A., and Vaughn, M. S. ( 2011).What Herring hath wrought: An analysis of Post-Herring cases in the federal courts. American Journal of Criminal Law, 38(2), 221-262.
  • Nolasco, C., Vaughn, M.S., & del Carmen, R.V. (2011). What Herring hath wrought: An analysis of post-Herring cases in the federal courts. American Journal of Criminal Law.

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