Dr. Tade Oyewunmi is an Assistant Professor and Director of the Energy, Environment, and Natural Resources Certificate Program at the University of North Dakota (UND) School of Law. His teaching and research interests are in the areas of Oil and Gas Law, Property, Energy & Mining Law, and Energy and International Business Transactions. Before joining UND, he was a Visiting Assistant Professor at the University of Oregon School of Law, where he taught Energy and International Business Transactions, Sustainable Business Law, and Air Pollution. He was also an Assistant Professor and Senior Energy Research Fellow at Vermont Law School, VT, US. He currently serves as an Associate Editor of the Oil, Gas & Energy Law Intelligence (OGEL) Journal, a Review Editor on the Editorial Board of Climate Law and Policy Journal, and an Associate Member of the Institute for Energy Law (IEL) of the Center for American and International Law.
Dr. Oyewunmi qualified as an Attorney in Nigeria in 2005, practicing in the areas of energy and projects finance, international investment law, commercial transactions, and dispute resolution, and served as a legal aide to the legal and regulatory sub-committee of the National Oil and Gas Sector Reform and Implementation Committee (OGIC) in 2007-2009. His publications include the handbook on Decarbonisation and the Energy Industry, Hart Publishing (2020), and authoring the book titled - Regulating Gas Supply to Power Markets: Transnational Approaches to Competitiveness and Security of Supply (Wolters Kluwer International, 2018).