Gershenson Workshop

The Charles H. Gershenson Faculty Workshop Series at Wayne State University Law School in Detroit brings leading scholars from across the country to present works in progress for comment and discussion. 

Wayne Law is hosting the fall 2020 workshops on Zoom, and faculty from other law schools are welcome to participate. For more information or to RSVP, contact Professor Jon Weinberg, Associate Dean for Research and Faculty Development. The workshop series is made possible by the Charles H. Gershenson Trust Endowment Fund.

2020-21 speakers

Jack Chin
Gabriel "Jack" Chin
University of California, Davis
Richard Delgado
Richard Delgado
University of Alabama
Katie Eyer
Katie Eyer
Rutgers University
Paul Finkelman
Paul Finkelman
Gratz College
Jeanne Fromer
Jeanne Fromer
New York University
Miriam Seifter
Miriam Seifter
University of Wisconsin
Andrew Selbst
Andrew Selbst
University of California, 
 Los Angeles
Maybell Romero
Maybell Romero
Northern Illinois University
Ekow Yankah
Ekow Yankah
Cardozo Law School

2019-20 speakers

Kate Andrias, professor of law, University of Michigan
Kate Andrias
University of Michigan
Matthew Fletcher
Matthew Fletcher
Michigan State University
Gregory Shill
Gregory Shill
University of Iowa
Rebecca Tushnet
Rebecca Tushnet
Harvard University
Steven Vladeck
Stephen Vladeck
University of Texas
Albert Yoon
Albert Yoon
University of Toronto

2018-19 speakers

The inaugural series featured a broad range of topics including criminal law, property, tax, intellectual property, religious freedom, health care, Islamic law and critical race theory.

  • Nicholas Bagley (Professor of Law, University of Michigan)
  • Devon Carbado (The Honorable Harry Pregerson Professor of Law; Associate Vice Chancellor, BruinX; University of California, Los Angeles)
  • Lee Fennell (Max Pam Professor of Law, University of Chicago)
  • Haider Ala Hamoudi (Professor of Law and Vice Dean, University of Pittsburgh)
  • Sarah Lawsky (Professor of Law and Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Northwestern Pritzker School of Law)
  • Aaron Perzanowski (Professor of Law, Case Western Reserve University)
  • Micah Schwartzman (Joseph W. Dorn Research Professor of Law, University of Virginia)
  • Sonja Starr (Professor of Law, University of Michigan)