UCI Law Ranks #12 (ahead of USC, Michigan, Northwestern, Virginia, Texas, etc.) in New Scholarly Ranking

This is such great news for our awesome faculty! We are just beginning our 10 year anniversary as a law school.

Here is the Sisk study.

A snippet:

Among schools in or close to the top ten for Scholarly Impact, the University of California-Irvine (at #12) shows the greatest incongruity with the 2019 U.S. News ranking at (#21). Since the last ranking, Erwin Chemerinsky, one of the most highly-cited legal scholars in the country (more than 2500 citations in the past five years), left the deanship at California-Irvine to assume the helm at California-Berkeley. Showing that its scholarly power is not dependent on a single person, California-Irvine has maintained its position as a leading scholarly faculty….

Brian Leiter post on the study.


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