Yale Law School’s renowned and distinguished faculty members consistently engage in an extraordinary range of activities and scholarship. Read the extensive list of faculty activities and accomplishments —from lectures given to books published to honors and awards received—by browsing our academic archives on the right, reading our faculty news feed below, or viewing the Yale Law Report. Read commentaries in the popular press and other news clips on our In the Press page. 

Monday, November 14, 2022


Conference Celebrates Professor Judith Resnik’s “Managerial Judges”

A conference at Yale Law School looked back at “Managerial Judges,” a groundbreaking paper by Arthur Liman Professor of Law Judith Resnik, 40 years later.

Thursday, November 3, 2022


The Shape of Cities

Professor Robert C. Ellickson’s new book “America’s Frozen Neighborhoods: The Abuse of Zoning” uncovers a stark picture of legalized segregation in three urban areas across the country.

Wednesday, November 2, 2022


New Paradigms in Legal Thought

Rethinking Law, a new volume edited by Professor Amy Kapczynski ’03, collects prominent thinkers exploring new paradigms in legal thought that ask how to better confront and undo the law’s complicity with injustice.

Tuesday, November 1, 2022


Douglas NeJaime and Stephen Bright Elected to the American Law Institute

Douglas NeJaime, the Anne Urowsky Professor of Law and Stephen B. Bright, the Harvey L. Karp Visiting Lecturer in Law, have been elected to the American Law Institute.

Wednesday, September 14, 2022


SFALP, the Opioid Epidemic, and Public Impact

The San Francisco Affirmative Litigation Clinic run by Dean Heather K. Gerken has been at the forefront of one of the largest complex litigations in the nation.

Wednesday, September 7, 2022


Conference Celebrates Professor Rose-Ackerman’s Scholarly Legacy

On Aug. 26 and Aug. 27, Yale Law School hosted a conference in honor of Susan Rose-Ackerman, Henry R. Luce Professor Emeritus of Law and Political Science at Yale Law School and the Department of Political Science.

Tuesday, September 6, 2022


Dean Gerken Launches New Podcast Series

A new podcast series launched by Dean Heather K. Gerken at the onset of her second term will feature an in-depth look at the scholars, thinkers, teachers, and gamechangers of Yale Law School.

Thursday, September 1, 2022


Claudia Flores, Tom Ginsburg Explore Human Rights Debates in “Entitled” Podcast

The podcast Entitled, hosted by Clinical Professor of Law and Professor Tom Ginsburg of the University of Chicago, examines some of the most complex questions surrounding human rights issues today.

Monday, August 29, 2022


Amicus Brief Filed to Defend Gender-Affirming Care in Alabama

Professors from Yale Law School, Yale School of Medicine, Yale Child Study Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, and University of Texas Southwestern filed an amicus brief regarding Alabama's legislative ban on gender-affirming care for adolescents.

Wednesday, August 24, 2022


Professor Liscow Appointed Chief Economist at White House Budget Office

Professor of Law Zachary Liscow ’15 has joined the federal Office of Management and Budget (OMB) as its Chief Economist, the White House announced on Aug. 18.

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