University of Utah law professor Scott Matheson Jr. will teach a year at the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University.

Matheson, son of former Gov. Scott M. Matheson, took a leave from the law school this past year to work as a prosecutor in the Salt Lake County attorney's office.At Harvard, Matheson said he'll teach classes on the First Amendment to the Constitution, which guarantees a free press; help develop the curriculum for the Press, Politics and Public Policy section of the school (headed by former network newsman Marvin Kalb); and conduct research and write.