Brown Social Science Center, 313
DegreesYale University, J.D.
Yale University, Ph.D.
University of Southern California, B.A.
ExpertiseComparative law and social welfare, global justice and human rights, economic philosophies, legal argumentation.
ProfileDirector, Legal Studies Program,
Academic Program Director, Brandeis in The Hague
|AMST||189a||Legal Foundations of American Capitalism|
|EL||94a||Experiential Learning Practicum|
|IGS/LGLS||180a||The Spirit of International Law|
|IGS/LGLS||185b||Advocacy in the International Criminal Court|
|LGLS||10a||Introduction to Law|
|PHIL||13b||The Idea of the Market: Economic Philosophies|
Awards and Honors
Lerman-Neubauer Prize for Excellence in Teaching and Mentoring (2011)
Renewal of serial award as Fulbright Senior Specialist (New Zealand) (2003)
Fulbright Senior Specialist Grant (New Zealand) (2002)
Fulbright Senior Scholar, Faculty of Law, Victoria University of Wellington (New Zealand) (1999)
Gaskins, Richard. "Political Development in Early Iceland: Applying Network Theory to the Sagas." Applications of Network Theory to Medieval and Modern Literary and Cultural Traditions. Ed. Kramarz-Bein, Susanne and Hilsmann, Birge. Muenster: LIT, 2015
Gaskins, Richard. "The Enigma of Community Responsibility: Ethical Reflections on Accident Compensation." Victoria University of Wellington Law Review (New Zealand) 46. (2015): 789-810.
Gaskins, Richard. "Accounting for Accidents: Social Costs of Personal Injuries." Victoria University of Wellington Law Review 41. (2010): 37-50.
Gaskins, Richard. "Creating at the Margins: Cultural Dynamics in Early Iceland." Gripla 20. (2009): 93-108.
Gaskins, Richard. "Regulating Private Law: Socio-Legal Perspectives on the New Zealand Accident Compensation Scheme." Torts Law Journal 17. 1 (2009): 24-34.
Gaskins,Richard. Burdens of Proof in Modern Discourse. Yale University Press, 1993.
Gaskins,Richard. Environmental Accidents: Personal Injury and Public Responsibility. Temple University Press, 1989.