Faculty

  • Rosemary Byrne, Professor of Legal Studies Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: Rosemary.Byrne@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Barnard College, Columbia University; JD Harvard Law School

    Research Interests: Public international law; international and EU human rights law; international refugee and EU asylum...

  • John Coughlin, Program Head, Legal Studies; Global Distinguished Professor of Religious Studies and Law Affiliation: NYU New York
    Email: jjc17@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Niagara University; MA Columbia University; ThM Princeton Seminary; JD Harvard University Law Sch...

  • Elham Ali Fakhro, Lecturer of Legal Writing and Research Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: eaf8@nyu.edu
    Education: LLB: University of London, LLM: Harvard Law School, DPhil: University of Oxford

    Research Interests: legal writing and research, international human rights law

  • Peter Goodrich, Visiting Professor of Law Affiliation: Visiting
    Email: pg62@nyu.edu
    Education: LLB, University of Sheffield; PhD University of Edinburgh

    Research Interests: legal history and theory, law and literature

  • Barry Hashimoto, Lecturer Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: barry.hashimoto@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Dartmouth College; MA Emory University; PhD Emory University

    Research Interests: International law and courts, human rights, political economy

  • Shakeel Kazmi, Professor of Practice in Legal Studies Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: shk389@nyu.edu
    Education: SJD AND LLM, Environmental Law, Pace University School of Law; LLM, American University Washington C...

    Research Interests: environmental law, climate change law

  • Serene Richards, Visiting Lecturer of Legal Studies Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: sjr419@nyu.edu
    Education: BA University College London; LLM Birkbeck College, University of London; PhD Birkbeck College, Univ...

    Research Interests: legal history; philosophy; social and political theory; history of ideas; law and humanities

  • Mikhail Xifaras, Visiting Professor of Law Affiliation: Visiting
    Email: mdx1@nyu.edu
    Education: Ecole Normale Supérieure (Paris) ; MA Paris Sorbonne ; PhD Université Franche-Comté (France)

    Research Interests: legal theory, political philosophy, history of legal thought, theory of property

  • Maria della Porta Rodiani, Visiting Lecturer of Legal Studies Affiliation: Visiting
    Email: mdp11@nyu.edu
    Education: LLB, The Hague University, LLM, The London School of Economics

    Research Interests: National Identity, Indigeneity, Colonialism, Cultural Production

Affiliated Faculty

Faculty Title Program
Nora Barakat Assistant Professor of History, Arab Crossroads Studies
History
Richard M. Hendler, Esq. Clinical Professor of Law in Business NYU Stern
John Sexton President Emeritus of the University