The University of Texas at Austin   School of Law

The Bernard and Audre Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice

Partners for change at the intersection of academics and advocacy.


Current Faculty Affiliates



Omoniyi Afolabi, Spanish & Portuguese
Kamran Ali, Anthropology
Katherine Arens, Germanic Studies
Arturo Arias, Spanish & Portuguese
Javier Auyero, Sociology
Cecilia Balli, Anthropology
Bill Beardall, Law
Antonio Benjamin, Law
Douglas G. Biow, Classics
Paul Bonin-Rodriguez, Theatre & Dance
Pascale Bos, Germanic Studies
Oren Bracha, Law
Daniel M. Brinks, Government
James Brow, Anthropology
Virginia Garrard Burnett, History
Noël Busch-Armendariz, Social Work
Luis E. Cárcamo-Huechante, Spanish & Portuguese
Evan Carton, English
Mounira M. Charrad, Sociology
Ruramisai Charumbira, History
Michael J. Churgin, Law
Judith Coffin, History
Ann Cvetkovich, English
Donna De Cesare, Journalism
Mercedes Lynn de Uriarte, Journalism
Yoav Di-Capua, History
Henry Dietz, Government
Héctor Domínguez Ruvalcaba, Spanish & Portuguese
Ariel Dulitzky, Law
David V. Edwards, Government
Sheldon Ekland-Olson, Sociology
Tarek El-Ariss, Middle Eastern Studies
Zachary Elkins, Government
Karen Engle, Law
Rhonda Evans Case, Government
Joseph Fishkin, Law
Matthew Flynn, Public Affairs, Sociology
William Forbath, Law, History
Glenn Frankel, Journalism
Cary Franklin, Law
Gary P. Freeman, Government
James Galbraith, Public Affairs
Julius Getman, Law
Ahmed Ghappour, Law
Kaushik Ghosh, Anthropology
Denise Gilman, Law
Andrea Giunta, Art & Art History
Terri Givens, Government
Gloria González-López, Sociology
Edmund T. Gordon, Anthropology
Laurie B. Green, History
Benjamin Gregg, Government
Frank Guridy, History
Charles R. Hale, Latin American Studies, Anthropology
Patricia Hansen, Law
Barbara Harlow, English
Eden Harrington, Law
Fred Heath, UT Libraries
Susan S. Heinzelman, English, Center for Women's & Gender Studies
Clement Henry, Government
Richard Heyman, Geography & the Environment
Heather Hindman, Asian Studies
Barbara Hines, Law
Neville Hoad, English
Kristen Hogan, UT Libraries
Juliet Hooker, Government
Thomas K. Hubbard, Classics
Gary Jacobsohn, Government
Robert Jensen, Journalism
Derek Jinks, Law
Omi Osun Joni L. Jones, African and African American Studies
Christian Kelleher, Benson Latin American Collection
Robert King, Linguistics
Gregory W. Knapp, Geography & The Environment
Alan Kuperman, Public Affairs
Jennifer Laurin, Law
Mark Lawrence, History
Jeffrey Leon, Philosophy
Lorraine Leu, Spanish & Portuguese
Sanford Levinson, Law
Ray Marshall, Public Affairs
Tracie M. Matysik, History
Sofian Merabet, Anthropology
Robin Moore, Ethnomusicology
Ranjana Natarajan, Law
Paula Newberg, Government
Jeanette Okur, Middle Eastern Studies
Naomi Paik, American Studies
Kathleen Panoff, Texas Performing Arts
Gabriela Polit, Spanish & Portuguese
Jonathan Pratter, Tarlton Law Library
John T. Ratliff, Law
Joe Randel, Texas Performing Arts
Judith Rhedin, Texas Performing Arts
Bryan R. Roberts, Sociology
Sharmila Rudrappa, Sociology
Christine E. Schmidt, Engineering
Megan Seaholm, History
Snehal Shingavi, English
Stephen Slawek, Ethnomusicology
Christen Smith, Anthropology
Stephen Sonnenberg, Architecture
Shannon Speed, Anthropology
Denise A. Spellberg, History
Jordan Steiker, Law
Gerald Torres, Law
Rebecca M. Torres, Geography & The Environment
Pauline Turner Strong, Humanities Institute, Anthropology
Joao H. Vargas, Anthropology
David Warner, Public Affairs
Jay Westbrook, Law
Lyn Wiltshire, Theatre & Dance
Zipporah Wiseman, Law


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