Get to Know Mitra Sharafi!

University of Wisconsin Law School

Number of years as LSA member: 10
Number of LSA Meetings Attended: 16

LSA Governance Position(s) and Committees:

Board of Trustees (Class of 2021)
Governance Committee chair (2018-19, 2019-20)
Program Committee member (2016-17)
J. Willard Hurst Book Prize Committee member (2015-16)
International Prize Committee member (2013-14)
South Asia CRN 22 organizer (2005-present)
Areas of Research:

South Asia
Legal History
Legal Pluralism
Legal Profession and Education
Law and Religion
Law and Minorities
Legal Consciousness
Law and Science/Medicine

Favorite Topics to Teach or Research:

History of Forensic Science

Notable Awards:

2020 LSA Article Prize
2015 J. Willard Hurst Book Prize

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To learn more about Mitra, check out her University of Wisconsin bio here

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