Hari M. Osofsky

Dean and Myra and James Bradwell Professor of Law
Professor of Environmental Law and Culture (Courtesy)


Hari M. Osofsky is dean and Myra and James Bradwell Professor of Law at Northwestern Pritzker School of Law and Professor of Environmental Policy and Culture (courtesy) at the Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences.

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Areas of Expertise

  • Energy Law
  • Climate Change Law
  • Environmental Justice Law
  • Property Law
  • International Law
  • Law and Geography
  • Regulatory Governance

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  • PhD, University of Oregon
  • JD, Yale Law School
  • BA, Yale College

Prior Appointments

  • Dean, Penn State Law and Penn State School of International Affairs, Distinguished Professor of Law, Professor of International Affairs, and Professor of Geography, 2017-2021, Pennsylvania State University
  • Robins Kaplan Professor, Founding Director, Energy Transition Lab, Director, Joint Degree Program in Law, Science, and Technology, 2010-2017, University Of Minnesota Law School
  • Associate Professor, 2008-2010, Washington and Lee University School of Law
  • Assistant Professor, 2006-2008, University of Oregon School of Law
  • Assistant Professor, Director, Center for International and Comparative Law, 2003-2006, Whittier Law School

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