Southwestern faculty research and publish extensively on social justice, equity, identity, discrimination and other topics that connect with Southwestern’s commitment to diversity and inclusion on campus and in our community.
Here is a list of some of the faculty members and their areas of focus.
Professor Debra Bassett: Race and disability/ Hurricane Katrina
Professor Christopher Cameron: Ethnicity/ Latinos/ labor law; disability law
Professor Catherine Carpenter: Disability/ criminal justice
Professor Danielle Hart: Inequality, discrimination, civil rights, access to justice
Professor Kelley Strader: LGBTQ+/ criminal justice
Professor John Tehranian: Race/ ethnicity/ Middle East/ constitutional law
Professor William Wood: Federal Indian law
Professor Beth Caldwell: Immigration/ Criminal Justice
Professor Mark Cammack: Religion/ Islam/ International law;
Professor Isabelle Gunning: Gender, race, and LGBTQ+
Professor Hila Keren: Gender/feminism
Professor Gowri Ramachandran: Gender/ Employment law
Dean Julie Waterstone: Disability/ education