Upper-Division Residential Colleges
New York Alumni Chancellor's Chair
Professor of Law
Professor of Chemistry
Faculty head of house Sean B. Seymore is a Professor of Law at Vanderbilt Law School. He also holds a secondary appointment as a Professor of Chemistry in the College of Arts and Science. Dr. Seymore’s interest in chemistry and patent law stems from his fascination with all facets of the inventive process; including making new things and understanding how they work. His current research focuses on how patent law should evolve in response to advances in science and technology. He enjoys engaging conversations, fitness, good coffee, and fellowship over a good meal. Dr. Seymore and his RA team look forward to building a community that values an integrated approach to intellectual and professional growth by building stronger connections between the classroom experience and everyday life.