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The Center for Law, Society, and Justice is the institutional home of the Legal Studies Program and the Criminal Justice Certificate Program.

The faculty of the Center for Law, Society and Justice come from a wide variety of disciplines. Many faculty have a primary affiliation with a tenure granting unit such as Law, History, Political Science, or Sociology.

The Core Faculty teach a combination of disciplinary courses with a law focus and courses specifically designed to be interdisciplinary. Their teaching includes the gateway courses in the Legal Studies curriculum (Legal Studies 131 and 217) and the Legal Studies core perspectives courses. Core Faculty members participate in curricular design and course development activities, set policies for students in the Center programs, and provide guidance to academic staff.

In addition to the Core Faculty, a number of Affiliated Faculty teach a variety of disciplinary courses that have a law or legal institution focus.

Core Faculty and Staff

Michael Caldwell

Senior Lecturer, Psychology and Senior Staff Psychologist

mfcaldwell@wisc.edu

Patricia Coffey

Faculty Associate, Psychology

pcoffey@wisc.edu

Joseph Conti

Associate Professor, Sociology

jconti@ssc.wisc.edu

Martine Delannay

Program Administrator, CLSJ

mcdelannay@wisc.edu

John Eason

Associate Professor, Sociology

jeason2@wisc.edu

Howard S. Erlanger

Emeritus Professor, Law and Sociology

erlanger@ssc.wisc.edu

Ralph Grunewald

Assistant Professor, Comparative Literature

grunewald@wisc.edu

Alexandra Huneeus

CLSJ Director and Professor, Law

huneeus@wisc.edu

Richard Keyser

Senior Lecturer, CLSJ

rkeyser@wisc.edu

Carolyn Lesch

Program Administrator, CLSJ

carolyn.lesch@wisc.edu

Elizabeth Lhost

A.W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow

elizabeth@wisc.edu

Michael Light

Associate Professor, Sociology

mlight@ssc.wisc.edu

Josh Mayers

Senior Instructional Specialist, CLSJ

jbmayers@wisc.edu

Ion Meyn

Assistant Professor, Law

meyn@wisc.edu

Jordan Rosenblum

Professor, Center for Jewish Studies and Religious Studies

jrosenblum@wisc.edu

Alan Rubel

Associate Professor, iSchool

arubel@wisc.edu

Mitra Sharafi

Associate Professor, Law

sharafi@wisc.edu