Law Professor Receives Awards, Honors for Innovative Research
University of Arkansas
by Darinda Sharp
August 29, 2018
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – The Williams Institute at the UCLA School of Law has announced that Jordan Blair Woods, assistant professor at the University of Arkansas School of Law, has received a 2018 Dukeminier Award and the Ezekiel Webber Prize for his article “LGBT Identity and Crime,” which appeared in the California Law Review (vol. 105, 2017).
The awards recognize the best scholarship on sexual orientation and gender identity law and public policy published in law reviews throughout the year. The top six articles are republished in a special edition of The Dukeminier Awards Journal of Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Law. In addition to Woods’ research, the 2018 volume includes scholarship from faculty members at the University of California-Berkeley School of Law, Wake Forest University School of Law, Washington University School of Law and Yale Law School.