The faculty members of JGLS are outstanding scholars and practitioners recruited from around the world representing diversified legal systems, social backgrounds, and national cultures. The most important and defining aspect of legal education that is being offered at JGLS is its ability to bring together some of the most amazing legal minds and scholars in humanities, social sciences and business studies to teach and engage with the students of law in the B.A./B.B.A.LL.B., LL.B. and LL.M. programmes.
The faculty members of JGLS have educational qualifications from the world’s leading universities such as Harvard, Yale, Stanford, Columbia, Cornell, Oxford, Cambridge, King’s College London, London School of Economics & Political Science, University of California – Berkeley, UCLA, University of Delhi, and Jawaharlal Nehru University. It is through the intellectual leadership of the faculty members that JGLS has been able to create an intellectual environment that fosters interdisciplinary learning, a sense of curiosity, clinical legal education and social engagement. JGLS has over 150 full-time faculty members who are engaged in teaching, research and capacity building, making it one of the world’s leading law schools with a faculty-student ratio of 1:15.
- Over 150 full-time faculty members with 20% non-Indian nationals from the USA, UK, China, Canada, Bulgaria, Iceland and New Zealand
- Four faculty members are Rhodes Scholars, including Dean.
- Faculty members have published over 500 peer reviewed articles in journals and law reviews, research reports, policy papers, book chapters, and books.