Dr. Andrea Harrington currently serves as Associate Professor at Air Command and Staff College in the Schriever Scholars program. She is also the Associate Chair for the Policy, Economics, and Law Department for the International Space University’s 2018 Space Studies Program. She serves as the Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Space Law and as a member of the editorial board for the American Bar Association publication The Air and Space Lawyer. She is a licensed attorney in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
Dr. Harrington previously served as the Associate Director of the LLM Program in Air and Space Law at the University of Mississippi. She has been Assistant Editor for the Annals of Air and Space Law, Jr. Project Manager for Secure World Foundation, and researcher on projects for the FAA Center of Excellence for Commercial Space Transportation, the International Society for the Advancement of Space Safety (IAASS), the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), and the Space Security Index.
Dr. Harrington was an Erin J.C. Arsenault Fellow in Space Governance at the McGill University Institute of Air and Space Law (IASL), where her doctoral research focused on insurance and liability issues for the commercial space industry. Dr. Harrington holds a DCL and LLM from the McGill IASL, as well as a JD with High Honors from the University of Connecticut School of Law, an MSc from the London School of Economics, and a BA from Boston University (Magna Cum Laude). Prior to transitioning to air and space law, she was active in the insurance and financial compliance fields.