Gender and the Law Prof Blog

Editor: Tracy A. Thomas
University of Akron School of Law

Monday, February 22, 2021

New Women Law Deans

It's that time of year again for Gender & Law-Prof Blog's annual list of women law deans.  Updates as new announcements are made.

Mary Davis (Kentucky, Interim Dean), Kentucky

Linda Greene (Wisconsin), Michigan State

Johanna Kalb (Loyola NO, Associate Dean), Idaho

Amelia Smith Rinehart (Utah, Associate Dean), West Virginia

So far, women are about 44% (4/9) appointments announced this term.

See also:

2018 New Women Law Deans

2017 New Women Law Deans

Karen Sloane, Meet the Record-Setting Number of Incoming Women Law Deans (2019)

National Law Journal, Incoming Batch of Law Deans Is More Diverse Than Ever (2019)

Michelle Benedetto Neitz, Pulling Back the Curtain: Implicit Bias in the Law School Dean Search Process, Seton Hall L. Rev.

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While our process is still going on, at University of Colorado Law School all four dean finalists are women.

Posted by: Jennifer Susan Hendricks | Feb 22, 2021 11:40:35 AM

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