Personal profile


J.D. Yale Law School
A.B. University of California, Berkeley

Research Interests

Constitutional Law; Federal Courts; Civil Procedure

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constitution Social Sciences
Supreme Court Social Sciences
amendment Social Sciences
justice Social Sciences
direct democracy Social Sciences
constitutional law Social Sciences
senate Social Sciences
Social Justice Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 1988 2017

A close-up, modern look at first amendment academic freedom rights of public college students and faculty

Amar, V. D. & Brownstein, A. E. 2017 In : Minnesota Law Review. 101, 5, p. 1943-1985 43 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


The stakes of electoral reform at home and abroad

Amar, V. D. Jun 1 2017 In : Election Law Journal: Rules, Politics, and Policy. 16, 2, p. 211-212 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial


Why I So Enjoyed Learning With and From Calvin Massey

Amar, V. D. 2017 In : University of New Hampshire Law Review. 15, 2, p. 259-263 5 p., 6

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


A "Comparative" Analysis of the Academic Freedom of Public University Professors

Amar, V. D. 2016 In : North Carolina Law Review. 14, p. 293 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Constitution and Bylaws

How shocked, or pleased, would the Founding Fathers be with America today?: Reviewing Juan Williams, 'We the People'

Amar, V. D. Apr 15 2016 Washington Post

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationBook/Film/Article review

Activities 2015 2015

  • 1 Invited talk

Sacramento JLC Kennedy Courthouse Federal Courts Talk

Amar, V. D. (Speaker)
Apr 11 2015

Activity: Invited talk