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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.
Tuesday, May 24, 2022
The American Law Institute (ALI) has elected Leighton Homer Surbeck Professor of Law Cristina Rodríguez ’00 to its Council.
Thursday, May 19, 2022
A Q&A with Professor of Law Monica C. Bell ’09, who received tenure on Jan. 1, 2022.
Thursday, May 19, 2022
A Q&A with Professor of Law Zachary Liscow ’15, who received tenure on Jan. 1, 2022.
Charles F. Southmayd Professor of Law Scott J. Shapiro ’90 talks to his cybersecurity class, which gives students the technological background to address issues like digital policy and national security. “It is extraordinarily difficult for law students and for legal scholars such as myself to talk intelligently about regulating an activity that we can’t even imagine,” he said.
Wednesday, May 18, 2022
To one day tackle cybersecurity issues, students in a Yale Law School class learn how to hack.
Monday, May 2, 2022
A major new report by legal and medical experts from the Yale Child Study Center, Yale School of Medicine, Yale Law School, and the University of Texas Southwestern analyzes in depth the misleading scientific claims that informed recent actions by Texas and Alabama to criminalize medical treatment for transgender youth.
Thursday, April 21, 2022
Professor J.L. Pottenger Jr. ’75 received the Tapping Reeve Legal Educator Award on April 20 from the Connecticut Bar Association.
Tuesday, April 12, 2022
The work and jurisprudence of Professor Paul Kahn ’80 was discussed in a two-day workshop Law and Political Imagination on April 7 and 8 co-organized by the Edinburgh Law School Centre for Legal Theory.
Tuesday, April 5, 2022
Sterling Professor of Law and former Dean Anthony T. Kronman ’75 proposes an alternative to atheism and religion in his latest book.
Wednesday, March 16, 2022
Professor Gideon Yaffe discusses his latest paper, in which he challenges long-held norms of punishment and proposes a new analysis — the Norm Shift Theory of Punishment.