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Rachel F. Moran

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Inaugural William H. Neukom Fellows Research Chair in Diversity and Law (2015-16)

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Joint appointment

UCLA School of Law

Education

A.B. Stanford, 1978 J.D. Yale, 1981

Curriculum vitae

Bio

Rachel F. Moran was the 2015-16 William H. Neukom Fellows Research Chair in Diversity and Law and is the Co-Director of "The Future of Latinos in the United States: Law, Opportunity, and Mobility" with Robert L. Nelson. Moran is also dean emerita and the Michael J. Connell Distinguished Professor of Law at UCLA School of Law. Moran was appointed dean of UCLA Law School in 2010. Prior to her…

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Research focus

Race, ethnicity, educational opportunity, and the law


Projects

The Future of Latinos in the United States: Law, Opportunity, and Mobility

To learn more about the "The Future of Latinos in the United States: Law, Opportunity, and Mobility," please visit the official website (futureoflatinos.org): The ABF research project, "The Future…

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Publications

Angela Harris: The Person, the Teacher, the Scholar
California Law Review
Foreword: A Tribute to Margaret Montoya
Chicana/o Latina/o Law Review
Race Law Cases in the American Story
Cambridge University Press

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Presentations

The Future of Latinos in the United States: Network for Justice Planning Summit
Nov 2016 Robert L. Nelson
The Future of Latinos in the United States: Inaugural Midwest Roundtable
Jun 2016 Robert L. Nelson
Panelist, AALS New Law Teachers Workshop
Jun 2016

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Professional Service & Recognition

  • Member, Program Committee, 2017 Annual Meeting of the Association of American Law Schools, Washington, D.C. (2015-16)
  • Member, Pro Bono Awards Committee, Association of American Law Schools, Washington, D.C. (2015)
  • Member, ABA Taskforce on Financing Legal Education, Chicago, IL (2014-2015)
  • Member, Board of Governors, Beverly Hills Bar Association, Beverly Hills, CA (2013-2014)
  • Member, Lincoln Club, Los Angeles, CA (2013-present)
  • Member, Chancery Club, Los Angeles, CA (2013-present)
  • Member, Steering Committee, Equal Justice Society Civil Rights at 50, Oakland, CA (2013-present)
  • Member, Nominating Committee, Association of American Law Schools, Washington, D.C. (2013)
  • Member, Permanent Committee for the Oliver Wendell Holmes Devise, Washington, D.C. (2012-present)
  • Chair, Ad Hoc Dean Review Committee, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA (2012-13)
  • Chair, Nominating Committee, Association of American Law Schools, Washington, D.C. (2012-2013)
  • Member, Nominating Committee, Association of American Law Schools, Washington, D.C. (2012)
  • Member, University of California Senate-Administration Taskforce on Faculty Salaries, Los Angeles, CA (2011-2012)
  • Fellow, American Bar Foundation, Chicago, IL (2010-present)
  • Member (ex officio), American Law Institute, Philadelphia, PA (2010-present)
  • President, Association of American Law Schools, Washington, D.C. (2010)
  • Member, National Advisory Board, Law School Survey of Student Engagement, Bloomington, IN (2009-present)
  • Member, Senate, Phi Beta Kappa Society, Washington, D.C. (2009-12)
  • President, Association of American Law Schools, Washington, D.C. (2009)
  • Member, Executive Committee, Association of American Law Schools, Washington, D.C. (2008-10)
  • President-Elect, Association of American Law Schools, Washington, D.C. (2008)
  • Member, Executive Committee, All Campus Consortium on Research for Diversity (UC/ACCORD), Los Angeles, CA (2001-present)
  • Member, Executive Committee, Association of American Law Schools, Washington, D.C. (1999-2001)
  • Member, American Law Institute, Philadelphia, PA (1998-2010)
  • Member, Standing Committee on Public Education, American Bar Association, Chicago, IL
  • Member, Test Development and Research Committee, Law School Admissions Council, Newtown, PA
  • Member, Advisory Board, California Policy Research Center, Oakland, CA
  • Member (ex officio), Executive Committee, Center for Latino Policy Research, Berkeley, CA

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