Yale Law School Dean Review Advisory Committee

President Peter Salovey and the Yale Law School dean review advisory committee members welcome your perspectives. If you would like to share input with them regarding Professor Heather Gerken’s term as the dean of the Yale Law School, please write to the chair of the committee, Professor Douglas Kysar (douglas.kysar@yale.edu).

Committee Members


Douglas Kysar

Douglas Kysar (Chair)

Joseph M. Field ’55 Professor of Law


Anne L. Alstott

Anne L. Alstott

Jacquin D. Bierman Professor in Taxation


Fiona Doherty

Fiona Doherty

Clinical Professor of Law


Justin Driver

Justin Driver

Robert R. Slaughter Professor of Law


Paul Gewirtz

Paul Gewirtz

Potter Stewart Professor of Constitutional Law and Director, Paul Tsai China Center


Claire Priest

Claire Priest

Simeon E. Baldwin Professor of Law


James J. Silk

James J. Silk

Binger Clinical Professor of Human Rights; Director, Allard K. Lowenstein International Human Rights Clinic; and Director, Orville H. Schell, Jr. Center for International Human Rights


Taisu Zhang

Taisu Zhang

Professor of Law