Faculty Profiles

Timothy Malloy

Timothy Malloy

Professor of Law
Faculty Director, UCLA Sustainable Technology and Policy Program
B.A. Villanova University, 1982
J.D. University of Pennsylvania, 1986
UCLA Faculty Since 1998

Articles and Chapters

Has Toxicity Testing moved into the 21st Century? A Survey and Analysis of Perceptions in the Field of Toxicology (with Zaunbrecher, et al.), Environmental Health Perspectives (forthcoming).
Policy Reforms to Update Chemical Safety Testing (with Nel), Science (2017).
Advancing Alternatives Analysis: The Role of Predictive Toxicology in Selecting Safer Chemical Products and Processes (with Zaunbrecher, et al), Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management (2017). DOI: 10.1002/ieam.1923
Advancing Alternative Analysis: Integration of Decision Science (with Zaunbrecher, Batteate, Blake, et.al.), Environmental Health Perspectives (2016). Full Text
Leveraging the New Predictive Toxicology Paradigm: Alternative Testing Strategies in Regulatory Decision-Making (with Elizabeth Beryt), Environmental Science Nano (2016). Full Text
Risk-Based and Prevention-Based Governance for Emerging Materials (with Trump and Linkov), 50 Environmental Science & Technology 6822 (2016).
Toxicity of Acidization Fluids Used in California Oil Exploration (with Abdullah, Stenstrom, and Suffet), Toxicological & Environmental Chemistry 1 (2016). Full Text
Alternatives Assessment Frameworks: Research Needs for the Informed Substitution of Hazardous Chemicals (with Jacobs, Tickner and Edwards), 124 Environmental Health Perspectives 265 (2016).
Decisions, Science and Values: Crafting Regulatory Alternatives Analysis (with Linkov, Blake and Sinsheimer), 35 Risk Analysis 2137 (2015).
Nanomaterial Categorization for Assessing Risk Potential to Facilitate Regulatory Decision-Making (with Godwin, et al.), 9 ACS Nano 3409 (2015).
Design for Regulation: Integrating Sustainable Production into Mainstream Regulation, in Law and the Transition to Business Sustainability (edited by Daniel R. Cahoy and Jamison E. Colburn, Springer International Publishing, 2014). Full Text
Principled Prevention, 46 Arizona State Law Journal 105 (2014). Full Text
Integrating Technology Assessment into Government Technology Policy, in Innovative Governance Models for Emerging Technologies (edited by Gary E. Marchant, Kenneth Abbott, and Braden Allenby, Edward Elgar Publishing, 2014). Full Text
Use of Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis in Regulatory Alternatives Analysis: A Case Study of Lead Free Solder (with Peter Sinsheimer, Ann Blake, and Igor Linkov), 9 Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management 652 (2013). Full Text
Risk and Decision: Evaluating Pesticide Approval in California (with Froines, Kegley and Kobylewski), Sustainable Technology and Policy Program 2013.
Soft Law and Nanotechnology: A Functional Perspective, 52 Jurimetrics Journal 347 (2012).
Environmental Public Health Law: Three Pillars (with Richard J. Jackson), 39 Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics S34 (2011).
Nanotechnology Regulation: A Study in Claims Making, 5 ACSNano 5-12 (2011). Full Text
Disrupting Conventional Policy: The Three Faces of Nanotechnology, 28 UCLA Journal of Environmental Law & Policy 1-6 (2010). Full Text
Risk Governance for Mobile Phones, Power Lines and Emerging Technologies (with Kheifets, Swanson, Kandel), 10 Risk Analysis 1481 (2010).
The Social Construction of Regulation: Lessons from the War Against Command and Control, 58 Buffalo Law Review 267-354 (2010). Full Text
Of Natmats, Terrorists, and Toxics: Regulatory Adaptation in a Changing World, 26 UCLA Journal of Environmental Law & Policy 93-127 (2008). Full Text
Green Chemistry: Cornerstone to a Sustainable California (with Wilson, Schwartzman, Fanning & Sinsheimer), UCLA Center for Environmental and Occupational Health (2007).
Disclosure Stories, 32 Florida State University Law Review 617-72 (2005).
Innovation, Regulation and the Selection Environment (with Peter Sinsheimer), 57 Rutgers Law Review 183-233 (2004).
Regulation, Compliance, and the Firm, 76 Temple Law Review 451 (2003).
Regulating by Incentives: Myths, Models and Micro-Markets, 80 Texas Law Review 531-605 (2002).
Pollution Prevention as a Regulatory Tool in California . in Policy Options 2002 (UCLA School of Public Policy and Social Research, 2002).
Once More Unto the Breach: The Regulation of Hazardous Waste Recycling, 7 Villanova Environmental Law Journal 1-50
Second-Look Remedies: Strategies for Reevaluation Superfund Cleanups, 26 Environment Reporter 1420


Enforcement in the Air: Clean Air Act Enforcement in the Coal Industry, Coal Age Magazine (Nov. 1997).
Cleaning Up the Tax Code: Tax Incentives Under the Taxpayer Relief Act, The Legal Intelligencer (Sep. 18, 1997).
Bridging the Gap: Integrating Tax and Environmental Considerations, The Legal Intelligencer (June 19, 1997).
Taking a Second Look at Superfund Remedies, New Jersey Law Journal (Oct. 21, 1996).