Amy is the Associate Vice President for Faculty and a Professor of Law at the University of Utah. Before joining the faculty at Utah, AVP Wildermuth clerked for Justice John Paul Stevens of the Supreme Court of the United States, Judge Guido Calabresi of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, and Judge Harry T. Edwards of the United States Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit. AVP Wildermuth has also served as a visiting professor at the University of Illinois College of Law.
As Associate Vice President, Wildermuth oversees a variety of faculty personnel issues including faculty review and development, and assists with general university administration and governance. She also continues to teach and write on civil procedure, administrative law, and U.S. Supreme Court practice. Her articles have appeared in a variety of outlets, including the Minnesota Law Review, the Fordham Law Review, the Northwestern Law Review, and the University of Illinois Law Review. She has also authored amicus briefs in several U.S. Supreme Court cases. In 2013, her co-authored brief written on behalf of law professors was cited in opinions by both Chief Justice Roberts and Justice Scalia.
AVP Wildermuth received the Early Career Faculty Award in 2007, was named Professor of the Year by the Jackie Chiles Society in 2008, was awarded the Peter W. Billings Excellence in Teaching Award in 2009, and received the S.J. Quinney College of Law Faculty Service Award in 2011. She earned an A.B. in history and a B.S. in engineering and policy from Washington University in St. Louis, and an M.S. in environmental engineering and a J.D. from the University of Illinois.
A native of Illinois, AVP Wildermuth spends her free time with her family and trying not to injure herself while snowboarding and mountain biking.
Trina is an Administrative Manager in the Office for Faculty. She has worked at the University of Utah since May 1999. Among other things, Trina oversees the faculty review process for tenure-line, career- line, and adjunct faculty and the university process for sabbaticals. In her spare time, she attends school, spends time with her family, and quilts. She completed her B.S. in Management in May 2014.