Carla Wale

  • Interim Associate Dean, Gallagher Law Library and Information Systems
  • Associate Teaching Professor of Information and Adjunct Associate Teaching Professor of Law


Phone: (206) 543-4089

Carla Wale


MBA, Leading Organizations and Marketing, Johns Hopkins University, 2020 MLIS, Law Librarianship, University of Washington, 2011 JD, Civil Law and Common Law & International Legal Studies, Loyola University College of Law, 2006 BA, Political Science, Washington State University, 2002

Recent Courses

LAW A 599 Legal Research Methods

Before joining UW Law as Interim Associate Dean of Gallagher Law Library & Information Systems in 2021, Dean Wale served as Associate Dean for Law Library and Information Technology at the University of the District of Columbia David A. Clarke School of Law and in various roles at Temple University Beasley School of Law, Georgetown Law Center, and Nothern Illinois University College of Law. Additionally, Dean Wale is the Director of UW iSchool’s MLIS Law Librarianship program, an Associate Teaching Professor at the iSchool, and an Adjunct Associate Teaching Professor at UW Law.