Professor West came to the Law Center from the University of Maryland Law School, where she taught from 1986-1991. She has been a visiting professor at the University of Chicago and Stanford Law Schools. She also taught at Cleveland-Marshall College of Law at Cleveland State University, from 1982-1985. Professor West has written extensively on gender issues and feminist legal theory, constitutional law and theory, jurisprudence, legal philosophy, and law and literature.
Forthcoming Works - Book Chapters and Collected Works
Contributions to Law Reviews and Other Scholarly Journals
"Manufacturing Consent: Why is it so difficult to wage a legal campaign against sexual harassment?," an opinion piece by Professor Robin West, appearing in The Baffler, May 2018.
"Bipartisan Legislation Introduced To Increase Job Opportunities For Law School Grads," coverage by Above the Law, July 24, 2017, referencing Dean William Treanor and Professor Robin West.
"Legal stars coming to UH Law School in January for free public events," coverage in UHM News, December 27, 2016, featuring Professor Robin West.
The office of Senator Mike Lee (R-UT) announced on December 6, 2016 the introduction of the Daniel Webster Congressional Clerkship Act of 2016. The Congressional Clerkship Coalition's Steering Committee included Dean Bill Treanor and Professor Robin West.