Yuvraj Joshi is an Assistant Professor at the University of British Columbia Allard School of Law, where he teaches constitutional and transnational law and writes on issues of equality. In addition to being a Carr Center Fellow, he serves as a Faculty Affiliate at the UCLA Promise Institute for Human Rights.
Professor Joshi received his doctoral degree in law from the Yale Law School, where he was a SSHRC Doctoral Fellow. He holds an LLM from Yale University, an LLB from University College London, and a BA (Hons.) from the University of Toronto. His career experience includes extensive work in human rights research and advocacy, including for Human Rights Watch and Lambda Legal Defense & Education Fund.
Professor Joshi’s research is in the areas of constitutional and comparative law, racial equality law, gender and sexuality law, and critical perspectives on human rights. He has published his work in several US law reviews and elsewhere, and is a commentator in media including The Washington Post, Slate Magazine, and Teen Vogue. His latest article, Racial Justice and Peace, will appear in The Georgetown Law Journal in 2022.