John G. Malcolm oversees The Heritage Foundation’s work to increase understanding of the Constitution and the rule of law as vice president of the Institute for Constitutional Government, director of the think tank’s Edwin Meese III Center for Legal and Judicial Studies, and the Ed Gilbertson and Sherry Lindberg Gilbertson Senior Legal Fellow. He served as a deputy assistant attorney general in the Department of Justice’s Criminal Division from 2001 to 2004, and was a graduate of Harvard Law School, with a bachelor’s degree in economics from Columbia College.