Ph.D. Student Profiles

Ph.D. Student Profiles

phd Student Profiles

Current Students


  • Jennifer Bennett Shinall (JD/PhD '12)

    Jennifer Bennett Shinall (JD/PhD '12)

    Professor of Law; Vanderbilt Law School

    Member, Order of the Coif
    Senior Articles Editor, Vanderbilt Law Review, 2009-2010
    Staff, Vanderbilt Law Review, 2008-2009
    Judicial Clerk, Judge John Tinder, U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit, 2012-2013
    Postdoctoral Research Scholar in Law and Economics, Vanderbilt Law School, 2013-2014

    • A.B., Economics and History, Harvard University, 2006
  • Jinghui Lim (JD/PhD '13)

    Jinghui Lim (JD/PhD '13)

    Ministry of Communications and Information; Singapore

  • Caroline Cecot (JD/PhD '14)

    Caroline Cecot (JD/PhD '14)

    Associate Professor of Law; Antonin Scalia Law School at George Mason University

  • Blair Druhan Bullock (JD/PhD '15)

    Blair Druhan Bullock (JD/PhD '15)

    Assistant Professor of Law; University of Arkansas School of Law

  • Jacob P. Byl (JD/PhD '15)

    Jacob P. Byl (JD/PhD '15)

    Assistant Professor of Economics; Western Kentucky University

  • Benjamin J. McMichael (JD/PhD '15)

    Benjamin J. McMichael (JD/PhD '15)

    Assistant Professor of Law; University of Alabama

  • Samuel M. Miller (JD/PhD '15)

    Attorney; Miller Law Offices

  • Elissa Philip Gentry (JD/PhD '16)

    Elissa Philip Gentry (JD/PhD '16)

    Assistant Professor of Law; Florida State University College of Law

  • Henri Rautonen (JD/PhD '16)

    Henri Rautonen (JD/PhD '16)

    Transformation Manager; Rubix

  •  Jean Y. Xiao (JD/PhD '17)

    Jean Y. Xiao (JD/PhD '17)

    Attorney; U.S. Department of Treasury, Office of Comptroller Legal Division

  •  Scott DeAngelis (JD/PhD '18)

    Scott DeAngelis (JD/PhD '18)

    Associate; Robinson, Bradshaw & Hinson

  • Danielle Drago Drory (JD/PhD '18)

    Danielle Drago Drory (JD/PhD '18)

    Associate; Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom

  •  Hannah J. Frank (JD/PhD '19)

    Hannah J. Frank (JD/PhD '19)

    Assistant Public Defender; Felony Trial Division; Harris County Public Defender's Office

  • Clayton J. Masterman (JD/PhD '19)

    Clayton J. Masterman (JD/PhD '19)

    Associate; Kellogg, Hansen, Todd, Figel & Frederick PLLC

  • Nick Marquiss (JD/PhD '21)

    Nick Marquiss (JD/PhD '21)

    Associate; Gibson, Dunn, & Crutcher

  • Erin E. Meyers (JD/PhD '21)

    Erin E. Meyers (JD/PhD '21)

    Associate; Hogan Lovells

  • Rachel E. Dalafave (JD/PhD '22)

    Rachel E. Dalafave (JD/PhD '22)

  • Caroline E. (Carlie) Malone (JD/PhD '22)

    Caroline E. (Carlie) Malone (JD/PhD '22)

    Judicial Clerk; Judge Jay S. Bybee; U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit, 2022-2023

  • Scott B. Jeffrey (JD/PhD '23)

    Scott B. Jeffrey (JD/PhD '23)

    Senior Economic Policy Advisor; Division of Labor Standards and Statistics; Colorado Department of Labor and Employment

  • Zachary Sturman (JD/PhD '23)

    Zachary Sturman (JD/PhD '23)

    Assistant Professor of Health Economics and Policy; Peter O'Donnell Jr. School of Public Health

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