Women Faculty

Washington University School of Law has a diverse female faculty with a range of academic focuses, from family law and feminist theory to tax and securities law.  Comprising about 51% of the full time faculty, the women at Washington University are passionate about teaching and are committed to mentoring their students on a personal level.    

FACULTY   

Annette R. Appell 
Professor of Law and Co-Director of the Civil Justice Clinic

 

 

Susan Frelich Appleton 
Lemma Barkeloo and Phoebe Couzins Professor of Law

 

 

Cheryl D. Block  
Professor of Law

 

 

Kathleen Clark 
Professor of Law

 

 

Marion Crain 
Vice Provost, Wiley B. Rutledge Professor of Law and Director of the Center for the Interdisciplinary Study of Work and Social Capital

 

 

Adrienne Davis 
Vice Provost; William M. Van Cleve Professor of Law; Director of the Black Sexual Economies Project for the Center for the Interdisciplinary Study of Work and Social Capital; and Founder & Coordinator of the Law & Culture Initiative  

 

 

 Deborah Dinner 
Associate Professor of Law

 

 

Rebecca Susan Dresser 
Daniel Noyes Kirby Professor and Professor of Ethics in Medicine

 

 

Barbara Flagg 
Professor of Law

 

 

Frances H. Foster 
Edward T. Foote II Professor of Law

 

 

Katherine Goldwasser 
Professor of Law; Director, Government Lawyering Clinic

 

 

Rebecca Hollander-Blumoff 
Professor of Law

 

 

Pauline Kim 
Charles Nagel Professor of Constitutional Law and Political Science

 

 

 Kimberly Jade Norwood 
Professor of Law and Professor of African & African American Studies 

 

 

Mae C. Quinn 
Professor of Law and Co-Director of the Civil Justice Clinic

 

 

Laura Rosenbury 
Professor of Law

 

 

Leila Nadya Sadat 
Henry H. Oberschelp Professor of Law and Director of the Whitney R. Harris World Law Institute

 

 

 Hillary A. Sale 
Walter D. Coles Professor of Law and Professor of Management (by courtesy)

 

 

Elizabeth Sepper 
Associate Professor of Law

 

 

Peggie R. Smith 
Charles F. Nagel Professor of Employment and Labor Law 

 

 

Karen L. Tokarz 
Charles Nagel Professor of Public Interest Law & Public Service and
Director of the Negotiation and Dispute Resolution Program

 

 

Melissa A. Waters 
Professor of Law

 

 

PROFESSORS OF THE PRACTICE 

Denise Field 
Professor of Practice

 

 

 Jo Ellen Lewis 
Director of Legal Practice and Professor of Practice

 

 

Jane Moul 
Professor of Practice

 

 

Ann Davis Shields 
Professor of Practice and Director of PreTrial Program

 


 
LECTURERS IN LAW 

Dorie Bertram  
Director of Public Services, Librarian and Lecturer in Law

 

 

Hyla Bondareff  
Electronic Resources Librarian and Lecturer in Law

 

 

Leigh Hunt Greenhaw  
Senior Lecturer in Law

 

 

Elizabeth Hubertz  
Lecturer in Law and Interdisciplinary Environmental Clinic Attorney

 

 

Susan Kaplan  
Co-Director of Congressional Clinic and Lecturer in Law

 

 

 C. J. Larkin 
Administrative Director of Negotiation and Dispute Resolution Program and Senior Lecturer in Law

 

 

Maxine Lipeles  
Co-Director of the Interdisciplinary Environmental Clinic and Senior Lecturer in Law

 

 

Frances E. (Beth) Martin  
Engineering and Science Director of the Interdisciplinary Environmental Clinic and Lecturer in Law

 

 

Tomea Mersmann 
Associate Dean for Strategic Initiatives and Lecturer in Law

 

 

Mary Perry  
Lecturer in Law; Director, Semester-in-Practice Externship

 

 

 Kathryn Pierce  
Lecturer in Law and Clinic Attorney

 

 

Geetha Rao Sant 
Co-Director, Intellectual Property & Nonprofit Organizations Clinic, Director, Nonprofit Organizations Program and Lecturer in Law

 

 

Aris Woodham  
Director of Web Services and Lecturer in Law