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Jeffrey B MeyersPhD

Assistant Professor


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Schulich School of Law

Email: jeffrey.meyers@dal.ca
Phone: 902-494-4092
Mailing Address: 
Room 426, Weldon Law Building, Dalhousie University 6061 University Avenue Halifax, NS B3H 4R2
Research Topics:
  • Constitutional theory
  • Critical legal theory
  • Legal philosophy


  • BA (UBC)
  • BCL/LLB (McGill)
  • LLM (LSE)
  • PhD (LSE)

Bar admission

  • New York, 2005
  • British Columbia, 2013


Dr. Meyers teaches Tort, Contract and Constitutional Law at the faculty. Before coming to the faculty as an assistant professor in the fall of 2016, Dr. Meyers was a lecturer at the Allard School of Law at the University of British Columbia, where he taught in a variety of areas of the JD and LLM curriculum. Dr. Meyers is a graduate of McGill Law School and a member of the Bar of the State of New York (2005) and the Law Society of British Columbia. He holds an LLM and a PhD from the London School of Economics. Dr. Meyers’ research is in the area of constitutional theory.. 


With teaching experience in:

  • Constitutional Law (UBC, 2014-2015, 2016)
  • Property Law (UBC, 2014-2015)
  • Legal Research and Writing (UBC, 2014-2015)
  • LLM Introduction to Legal Problems (UBC, 2015)
  • Public Law (2015)
  • Jurisprudence (UBC, 2016)
  • Tort Law (UBC, 2015-2016)

Research interests

  • Law & Literature
  • Comparative Law
  • Globalization and Law

Selected awards & honours

  • 2009-10: Doctoral Teaching Fellowship, London School of Economics

Selected publications

Service & activity

  • Examinations Committee (UBC, 2014-2015)
  • Graduate Admissions Committee (UBC, 2015-2016)