Katherine M. Franke

Isidor and Seville Sulzbacher Professor of Law; Director, Center for Gender and Sexuality Law

Office: 435 West 116th Street
Rm 627
New York NY 10027
Tel: (212) 854-0061
Fax: (212) 854-7946
Email: kfranke@law.columbia.edu

Assistant Info

Name: Liz Boylan
Phone: 212-854-0167
Email: eb2596@columbia.edu

B.A., Barnard College, Philosophy, 1981 magna cum laude; J.D., Northeastern University School of Law, 1986; LL.M., Yale Law School, 1993; J.S.D., Yale Law School 1998, Dissertation: Because of Sex.


Professor of Law, Columbia University School of Law 2000 - present;
Associate Professor of Law, Fordham Law School 1997-00;
Associate Professor of Law, University of Arizona College of Law 1995-97;
Executive Director, National Lawyers Guild 1990 - 1991;
Supervising Attorney, New York City Commission on Human Rights 1987-1990;
Founder and Director, AIDS and Employment Project, San Francisco, CA 1986-1987.

Community/Professional Activities:

Vice Chair of Board of Directors, Center for Constitutional Rights
Center for Lesbian and Gay Studies, Member of Advisory Board
Center for Non-Violent Education, Member of Advisory Council
Law and Society Association, Member
Society of American Law Teachers, Member
American Society for Legal History, Member