Hope Lewis

Hope Lewis is faculty director of Global Legal Studies and a founder of the Program on Human Rights and the Global Economy (PHRGE) at Northeastern University School of Law.

An internationally recognized legal scholar and commentator on human rights, she co-authored the textbook “Human Rights & the Global Marketplace: Economic, Social, and Cultural Dimensions” (Brill, 2005).

She is a founding co-chair of the American Society of International Law (ASIL) International Disability Rights Interest Group and served on the ASIL executive council. She has also served on the board of governors of the Society of American Law Teachers and the executive committee of the Association of American Law Schools Section on Minority Groups.

She is the 2014 Kate Stoneman Visiting Professor of Law and Democracy at Albany Law School (April 2014) and is the recipient of the 2012 American Bar Association’s Mayre Rasmussen Award for Mentorship of Women in International Law.