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. 

Wednesday, March 16, 2022

Professor Koh Helps Win World Court Ruling Ordering Russia to Halt Ukraine Invasion

On March 16, the International Court of Justice in the Hague issued a landmark ruling ordering the Russian Federation to immediately suspend its military operations in the territory of Ukraine. Professor Harold Hongju Koh argued on behalf of Ukraine.

Monday, March 7, 2022

Professor Koh Argues on Behalf of Ukraine at World Court

Professor Harold Hongju Koh argued on behalf of Ukraine at the International Court of Justice in a suit filed against Russia regarding its invasion of the country.

Thursday, March 3, 2022

For New Yale Center, the Fight for Racial Justice Begins Locally

A look at the The Law and Racial Justice Center, directed by Professor James Forman Jr. and executive director Kayla Vinson.

Friday, February 25, 2022

SCOTUS Echoes Faculty Paper: Badly Chosen Funds May Fail Duty to Retirement Investors

A 2015 article by Professor Ian Ayres ’86 and Quinn Curtis ’09 gained new relevance thanks to a recent Supreme Court decision.

Friday, February 25, 2022

Law Faculty Offer Analysis of Russia’s Invasion of Ukraine

Four Yale Law School faculty members offered initial analysis of the war in Ukraine, presenting perspectives on international law, security, foreign policy, and human rights as the war began to unfold.

Tuesday, February 15, 2022

Yale Law School Mourns the Loss of Professor Emeritus John G. Simon

John G. Simon ’53 LL.B., the Augustus Lines Professor Emeritus of Law at Yale Law School, died on February 14, 2022 at the age of 93.

Friday, February 11, 2022

Law, Policy, Equity, and the Future of the War on Cancer

Professor Abbe R. Gluck ’00 and Dr. Charles Fuchs discuss their new book on the war on cancer and what law and policy can do in the ongoing fight for health care equity in America.

Friday, February 11, 2022

The Marriage of Psychology and Law

Professor Tom R. Tyler’s new book describes psychology and law as an interdisciplinary marriage.

Wednesday, February 2, 2022

Professor Moyn Delivers Carlyle Lectures at Oxford

Henry R. Luce Professor of Jurisprudence Samuel Moyn delivers a series of six lectures at the University of Oxford this term as part of its annual Carlyle Lectures in the History of Political Thought series.

Wednesday, January 19, 2022

Heather K. Gerken Reappointed Dean of Yale Law School

Dean Heather K. Gerken was reappointed to a second five-year term on Jan. 19, 2022. The renewal recognizes her tireless work strengthening the School's tradition of academic excellence, fortifying support for the student body, and launching new innovative programming, among many other contributions.

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