Erica Goldberg

Climenko Fellow and Lecturer on Law



Erica Goldberg studies harms prevented by criminal law and tort law. Her research explores how conceptions of harm both intersect with constitutional rights and adapt to changing technology.  She received her B.A. in biology and English from Tufts University and her J.D., with distinction, from Stanford Law School. After graduating law school, she clerked for the Honorable Ronald L. Gilman on the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit and practiced appellate litigation at Latham & Watkins.  She then worked at the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education, a nonpartisan organization devoted to protecting constitutional rights for students and faculty at public universities.  Prior to becoming a Climenko Fellow, Ms. Goldberg served as a Visiting Assistant Professor at Penn State Law School, teaching Civil Procedure, Criminal Procedure, and Law and Religion.A former reporter for the Phnom Penh Post in Cambodia, Ms. Goldberg has also been a contributing writer for SCOTUSblog and a guest blogger at Concurring Opinions.

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