Lauren B. Edelman

Lauren B. Edelman
Agnes Roddy Robb Professor of Law and Professor of Sociology
Law, Sociology
Employment law / workers rights
 

Edelman’s research addresses the interplay between organizations and their legal environments, focusing on employers’ responses to and constructions of civil rights laws, workers’ mobilization of their legal rights and the internal legal cultures of work organizations. She is the winner of a 2000 Guggenheim Fellowship for her work on the formation of civil rights laws in the workplace.