SCJI Experts

The Searle Civil Justice Institute (SCJI) engages leading academics with subject matter and methodological expertise for its research. Experts currently working with SCJI, or have worked on past projects, include:

  • Cindy R. Alexander, Ph.D.  – Research Fellow, Law & Economics Center

  • Mark A. Cohen, Ph.D.  – Justin Potter Professor of American Competitive Enterprise and Professor of Law, Vanderbilt Law School

  • Michael E. DeBow, JD  – Professor, Cumberland School of Law, Stamford University

  • Christopher R. Drahozal, JD – Associate Dean for Research & Faculty Development, John M. Rounds Professor of Law, University of Kansas School of Law

  • Jonah B. Gelbach, Ph.D. – Associate Professor of Law, University of Pennsylvania Law School

  • Joseph Golec, Ph.D. – Associate Professor, University of Connecticut

  • Eric Helland, Ph.D. – Robert J. Lowe Professor of Economics, Claremont McKenna College

  • Keith N. Hylton JD, Ph.D. – William Fairfield Warren Distinguished Professor, Professor of Law, Boston Univerisy School of Law

  • Jonathan Karpoff, Ph.D. – Washington Mutual Professor in Finance, University of Washington

  • Jonathan Klick, JD, Ph.D. – Professor of Law, University of Pennsylvania Law School

  • Bruce Kobayashi, Ph.D. – Professor of Law, George Mason University

  • D. Scott Lee, Ph.D. – Professor of Finance, Texas A&M University

  • Gerald S. Martin, Ph.D. – Professor, American University

  • Kevin McCabe, Ph.D. – Professor of Economics and Law, George Mason University

  • Erin O'Hara O'Connor, JD – Milton R. Underwood Chair in Law, Director of Graduate Studies, Ph.D. Program in Law and Economics, Vanderbilt Law School

  • Larry Ribstein, JD – Professor of Law, George Mason University School of Law, Deceased

  • Paul H. Rubin, Ph.D. – Samuel Candler Dobbs Professor of Economics, Emory University

  • Joanna Shepherd, Ph.D. – Professor of Law, Emory University, School of Law

  • John Vernon, Ph.D. – Assistant Professor, University of North Carolina

  • Joshua D. Wright, JD, Ph.D. – Commissioner, Federal Trade Commission

  • Kathryn Zeiler, JD, Ph.D. – Professor of Law, Georgetown Law