Serena Mayeri is Professor of Law and History at the University of Pennsylvania Law School, and holds a secondary appointment in the history department. Her first book, Reasoning from Race: Feminism, Law, and the Civil Rights Revolution (Harvard University Press, 2011) received the Littleton-Griswold Prize from the American Historical Association and the Darlene Clark Hine Award from the Organization of American Historians. Mayeri's current book project, The Status of Marriage: Marital Supremacy Challenged and Remade, 1960-2000, examines the history of challenges to marriage's legal primacy. Articles related to this work have appeared recently in the Yale Law Journal, the California Law Review, and Constitutional Commentary. She teaches courses in family law, employment discrimination, gender and the law, and legal history.

Executive Board Term End

S2018

Selected Publications