Lori A. Ringhand is the J. Alton Hosch Professor of Law at the University of Georgia School of Law. She teaches courses on constitutional law, election law, and state and local government law. She has been a member of the School of Law faculty since 2008 and was named a Hosch Professor in 2012.
She is a nationally known Supreme Court scholar and the author of the book Supreme Court Confirmation Hearings and Constitutional Change (with Paul M. Collins) published by Cambridge University Press. She also is the co-author of Constitutional Law: A Context and Practices Casebook, which is part of a series of casebooks dedicated to incorporating active teaching and learning methods into traditional law school casebooks. Ringhand recently received a Fulbright Distinguished Chair Award to spend the spring 2019 semester as a visiting professor at the University of Aberdeen in Scotland. Her Fulbright research will explore the different approaches to campaign finance regulation taken by the United States and the United Kingdom.