Hari Osofsky

University of Minnesota Law School

Hari Osofsky is an associate professor with tenure and the 2011 Lampert Fesler research fellow at the University of Minnesota Law School. She is also the associate director of Law, Geography & Environment of the Consortium on Law and Values in Health, Environment & the Life Sciences, a fellow with the Institute on the Environment, and an affiliated faculty member in geography and conservation biology. She received her B.A. and J.D. from Yale University. She also is a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Geography at the University of Oregon.

Osofsky has published a co-edited book on climate change litigation with Cambridge University Press and has a casebook on climate change law and policy forthcoming with Aspen Publishers. Her many articles have been published or are forthcoming in a variety of leading journals. Recent articles have been awarded the Daniel B. Luten Award for the best paper by a professional geographer by the Energy and Environment Specialty Group of the Association of American Geographers and have twice been runner-up for inclusion in Land Use and Environment Law Review's annual compilation of the top land use and environmental law articles.

Osofsky's advocacy work has included assisting with the Inuit Circumpolar Conference's petition on climate change to the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights. Osofsky is president-elect of the Association for Law, Property, and Society and a member of the Executive Council of the American Society of International Law and numerous other organizations.

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Hari Osofsky