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Oskar Liivak
Contact Information
Cornell Law School
224 Myron Taylor Hall
Ithaca, NY 14853-4901

Phone: (607) 255-1715
Fax: (607) 255-7193
Email: ol10@cornell.edu
Oskar Liivak Professor of Law

Professional Biography

Oskar Liivak, Professor of Law, graduated from Rutgers College with highest honors in 1994, received a Ph.D. 2000 in physics from Cornell University focusing on techniques for determining protein structure, and received a J.D. from the Yale Law School in 2005. From 2000 to 2001, he was a post-doctoral scientist working on physical realization of quantum computing in the Quantum Information Group at IBM's Almaden Research Center in San Jose, California. Prior to law school, he served as a patent agent in the Boston office of Fish and Richardson P.C. Most recently, Professor Liivak served as a law clerk to Judge Sharon Prost on the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.

Education

B.A. 1994, Rutgers College
Ph.D. 2000, Cornell University
J.D. 2005, Yale Law School

CURRICULUM VITAE

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