Many of our faculty members hold doctorates in areas other than law, bringing the insights of such disciplines as anthropology, sociology and psychology to their research and teaching. Their innovative and thoughtful scholarship reflects this rich and diverse background and enriches the classroom experience beyond measure.
Clinical Teaching Fellows are proficient lawyers chosen from a
nationwide search, who have come to share their passion for social
justice and practice experience with law school students and clinic
Our Law Faculty’s scholarship is published widely, bringing a wealth of practice and policy experience to SUNY Buffalo Law. Visit their individual profile pages to learn more about each faculty member's scholarship.
Professor Tara J. Melish is a key player in a case filed with the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights, seeking relief for detainees held against their will in inhumane conditions in Guatemala’s national psychiatric institution.
The life work of a linchpin of SUNY Buffalo Law’s clinical
education program has been honored with an award recognizing his
lifetime of achievement in facilitating the construction of