Melvin I. Urofsky

Professorial Lecturer in Law


2000 H Street, NW Washington, DC 20052

Melvin Urofky is a Professor of History Emeritus and Virginia Commonwealth University and has over the years lectured widely in this country and overseas, the latter under the aegis of the State Department. He held a Fulbright Fellowship at the University of New South Wales Law School in Sydney, Australia.  is the author of editor of more than 55 books, including the award-winning Louis D. Brandeis: A Life (2009), Dissent and the Supreme Court (2015), and most recently, The Affirmative Action Puzzle (2020).

AB, MA, PhD, Columbia University; JD, University of Virginia