Graduate Students


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Elena Zhukova




Laika Abdulali
Haley Anderson
Nandina Babic punishment, surveillance and technology, the carceral state, political science, sociology
Michael Banerjee American legal history, constitutions, corporations, universities, nineteenth century, western history, state constitutional law, local government law, property law
Renata Barreto-Montenegro
Eduardo Bautista Duran
Sean Becker
Gabriel Beringer
Raj Bhargava
Shikha Bhattacharjee
Griffin Brunk
Matt Cannon
Anthony Carrasco
Bonnie Cherry Tribal sovereignty/Federal Indian Law, IR/critical security studies, civil religion
Colin Christensen
Jorge Cortes-Monroy History of Legal Thought, Jurisprudence, Social Theory, Political Theory, and Theory of Recognition
William Darwall
Kyle DeLand American Legal History, California History, Settler Colonialism, Property Law, Religion and Law, History of Capitalism, Environmental History.
Sarah DiMagno
Amin Ebrahimi
Yan Fang sociology of law; law, technology, and organizations; privacy law; consumer law
Brianne Felsher
Rubi Gonzales Critical Race Theory, Law & Psychology, Race, Ethnicity, Diversity, Belonging, Race & Public Policy, Sociology, History
Rafael Grillo-Avila Sociology of Law, Law & Economics, Natural Resource Management, Law & Organizations, and Mixed Methods
Valeria Guerrero Martinez
Kyneshawau Hurd
Kavitha Iyengar
Cheri Kruse Reproductive justice, especially where it intersects with environmental, racial, immigration, and education justice.
Nikila Lakshmanan
Elias (Eli) Lawliet Transgender studies, transgender history, history of medicine, transgender health care, transgender law, LGBTQIA+ law, and queer studies
Yen Tung Lin human rights, sociology of organizations, solitary confinement
Margot Lipin Nineteenth century American socio-legal history, law and violence, crime and punishment, and Reconstruction
Lawrence Liu regulatory politics, law and globalization, legal profession, contemporary Chinese law and politics
Alex Mabanta
Constitutional Law, Race & Law, Public Law & Jurisprudence, Race and Ethnic Politics, Political Sociology
Ralph Madlalate
Isabella Mariani health law and policy, migration theory, law, political economy, social theory, and democratic theory
Mitzia Martinez
Melissa McCall
Brittani (Brie) McLemore
Dorna Mohaghegh Legal theory, law and society, democratic theory, new legal realism, public opinion, rule of law
Todd Neece
Yael Plitmann
Peyton Provenzano
Laura Ramirez
Diana Reddy work law, law and political economy, law and social movements, sociology of law, economic sociology, social stratification and inequality, race, gender, and class
Celina Romano psychological processes undergirding intergroup bias, discrimination, and diversity resistance
Nina Russell
Zabdi Salazar Immigration Law, Refugee Law and Policy, Administrative Law, Public Law, Sociology of Law
Doug Sangster
Joel Sati
Daimeon Shanks
Meredith Spoto
Rachel Terrell-Perica
Cristina Violante Legal and Environmental History, Hermeneutics and Legal Interpretation, Social Theory, Postcolonial Theory
Reid Whitaker
Pauline White Meeusen Law and Social Movements; Legal Mobilization; Immigration Law and Policy; Legal Profession; Gender, Race, and Class and Immigration
Naomi Yitref
Dvir Yogev Politics of Crime and Justice, Political Behavior and Psychology, Experimental Methods, Law and Public Opinion
Anna Zaret