Advisory Council


The current Baldy Center Advisory Council includes:

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The Baldy Center Advisory Council works with the Director to develop policy for the Center—its vision, mission and operational guidelines. The Council also reviews Baldy programs and makes recommendations for their improvement. Council members are accomplished scholars who represent a variety of disciplinary perspectives in socio-legal studies.

Anya Bernstein

Anya Bernstein (Law)

Research Focus: Administrative Law, Asian Legal Cultures, Federal Jurisdiction, Law and the Sociology of Knowledge. See profile page.

Matthew Dimick

Matthew Dimick (Law)

Research Focus: Labor and Employment Law, Taxation, Tax Policy, Law and Economics, Empirical Legal Studies, Political Economy of Income Inequality. See profile page.

Trina Hamilton

Trina Hamilton (Geography)

Research Focus: Corporate social and environmental responsibility, global governance. See profile page.

Erin Hatton (Sociology)

Erin Hatton (Sociology)

Research Focus: Work and political economy, while also extending into the fields of social inequality, labor, law, and social policy. See profile page.

Erin Hatton (Sociology)

Rachael Hinkle (Political Science)

Research Focus: Public law; judicial politics; constitutional law; computational text analysis; quantitative methods. See profile page.

Jonathan Manes

Jonathan Manes (Law)

Research Focus: Legal, theoretical and practical challenges of regulating government authority; free speech and transparency regimes that apply in the national security and law enforcement contexts. See profile page.

Mateo Taussig-Rubbo

Mateo Taussig-Rubbo (Law)

Research Focus: Anthropology of Law, Comparative Law, Constitutional Law, Contracts, Criminal Law, Social and Political Theory; State Sovereignty. See profile page.

Former members of the Baldy Center Advisory Council

The Center is grateful for the dedicated service of these former Council members:

Sharmistha Bagchi-Sen

Sharmistha Bagchi-Sen (Geography)

Guyora Binder

Guyora Binder (Law)

Irus Braverman

Irus Braverman (Law)

Robert Granfield

Robert Granfield (Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs)

Hal Langfur (History)

Hal Langfur (History)

Stephanie L. Phillips

Stephanie L. Phillips (Law)

Kenneth Shockley

Kenneth Shockley (Philosophy)

Mary Nell Trautner

Mary Nell Trautner (Sociology)

David A. Westbrook

David A. Westbrook (Law)

James A. Wooten

James A. Wooten (Law)