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Roy Balleste

Law Library Director and
Professor of Law

B.A., Jacksonville University
J.D., St. Thomas University School of Law
M.L.S., University of South Florida
LL.M., St. Thomas University School of Law, cum laude
J.S.D., Intercultural Human Rights, St. Thomas University School of Law, cum laude

Roy Balleste, J.S.D., is Law Library Director and Professor of Law at St. Thomas University, in Miami Gardens, Florida. Professor Balleste has concentrated his scholarship in the areas of internet governance, human rights and the relationship between information, technology, and people. He completed his doctorate degree (J.S.D.) (cum laude) in Intercultural Human Rights (analyzing the connection between human rights and internet governance).

Professor Balleste teaches internet governance at the School of Law. In November 2007, he participated in the Second UN Internet Governance Forum in Rio de Janeiro. He also participated in the Fifth UN Internet Governance Forum in Vilnius, Lithuania, September 2010. Professor Balleste is a member of the Global Internet Governance Academic Network (GigaNet), and a member of ICANN's Noncommercial Users Stakeholder Group (NCSG-NCUC). Professor Balleste served one tour in the US. Navy and one tour in the U.S. Army. He is a life member of the Disabled American Veterans.  Scarecrow Press published his book, Law Librarianship in the Twenty-First Century, which he co-edited (1997). The book’s second edition will be published in late 2013.

 


Contact:

St. Thomas University School of Law
Alex A. Hanna Law Library
16401 N.W. 37th Avenue
Miami Gardens, FL 33054
305-623-2341 (office)
rballeste@stu.edu

Courses taught:

Internet Governance Law & Policy Seminar

Links:


Visit Global Internet Governance Academic Network (GigaNet)