Ms. Lisa Kesting Best

Professor of Political Science
Interim Dean, Harold Walter Siebens School of Business

B.S., Southern Illinois University; J.D., Southern Illinois University School of Law

Professor Kesting Best is licensed to practice law in Iowa, Illinois, Tennessee and in the U.S. District Court.  She attends Continuing Legal Education conferences each year primarily in the areas of employment law, higher education law, legal ethics, criminal procedure, constitutional law and general practice. In addition, her duties on campus include serving as the Special Counsel to the Vice President for Academic Affairs


Introduction to American Law, Business Law, Judicial Process, Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, Administrative Agencies and Legal Research, Analysis & Writing

Lisa Kesting Best