Faculty Profiles

Asad Rahim

Asad Rahim

Chancellor’s Postdoctoral Fellow
B.S. Babson College, 2007
J.D. Harvard Law School, 2012
Ph.D. UC Berkeley, 2019

Asad Rahim is a Chancellor’s Postdoctoral Fellow at UCLA School of Law for 2019-2021. He writes in the areas of constitutional law, critical race theory and employment discrimination. He was previously a Law and Inequality Doctoral Fellow at the American Bar Foundation and an associate editor of the peer-reviewed journal, Law & Social Inquiry.

Rahim obtained his B.S. from Babson College where he received the Roger Babson Award, given to the most outstanding student in the graduating class. He obtained his J.D. from Harvard Law School where he was a Jack Kent Cooke Fellow and an Articles Editor for the Harvard Journal on Racial and Ethnic Justice. After law school, he received his Ph.D. in Jurisprudence and Social Policy from UC Berkeley.

Rahim’s research has been funded by the National Science Foundation and the American Bar Foundation. His publications have appeared or are forthcoming in California Law Review, UCLA Law Review and the Annual Review of Law and Social Science.