Faculty & Scholarship at BU Law
Our faculty regularly rank at the top of Princeton Review’s Best Professors list, and command respect as leading scholars in a variety of legal topics across many fields of law. They author scholarly books published by leading academic presses and research papers published in esteemed law journals, contribute to legislative, judicial, and policy-making decisions in the US and abroad, and lecture at conferences and law schools around the world. In addition, BU Law welcomes professors from other law schools through its Visiting Assistant Professor and Visiting Scholars programs. Books, scholarly articles, book chapters, and other open-access research is available on the Scholarly Commons at Boston University School of Law.
Faculty by Area of Interest
View faculty by their field of scholarship and teaching.
Quantifying Faculty Quality
law school faculty for scholarly excellence (Leiter Report - 2017)
US law schools ranked among the world's Top 100 law schools (2018, QS World Univ. Rankings)
of our tenured faculty have had their scholarship cited by federal courts
in US News & World Report’s 2021 ranking of US law schools
Scholarly Projects & Research Initiatives
Legal history. Health law. Technology policy.
A signature strength of BU Law is the depth and breadth
of the legal scholarship produced by our faculty.