Associate Professor of Law
- Administrative law
- Antidiscrimination law
- Constitutional law
- B.A., summa cum laude
(English literature), Yale University, 2002
- M. Phil. (English literature), University of Cambridge, 2003
- J.D., Yale Law School, 2007
Jessica Bulman-Pozen joined the faculty in July 2012 as associate professor of law. She teaches and writes about administrative law, antidiscrimination
law, constitutional law, and federalism. Before joining the Columbia faculty,
she served as an attorney-adviser in the U.S. Department of Justice’s Office of
Legal Counsel (2009-2011) and as a law clerk to Justice John Paul Stevens of
the U.S. Supreme Court (2008-2009) and Judge
Merrick B. Garland of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit (2007-2008). She received her J.D.
from Yale Law School, where she served as editor-in-chief of the Yale Law
Journal and was
awarded the Israel H. Peres Prize by the faculty for the best student
note in the Yale Law Journal. She also
earned an M.Phil. from the University of
Cambridge as a Gates Cambridge Scholar and a
B.A. summa cum laude from Yale
University, where she won the Chauncey Brewster Tinker prize for the
outstanding English major in the graduating class.
- “Partisan Federalism,” 127 Harvard Law Review (forthcoming 2014).
- “Federalism as a
Safeguard of the Separation of Powers,” 112 Columbia Law Review 459 (2012).
Federalism,” 118 Yale Law Journal 1256
(2009) (with Heather K. Gerken).
- Note, “Grutter at Work: A Title VII Critique of
Constitutional Affirmative Action,” 115 Yale Law Journal 1408 (2006).