Richard Perry

  • Lecturer in Residence
  • Tel: 510-642-1103
  • 337E Boalt Hall (North Addition), ber, CA 94720 MC:7200
Richard Perry

Richard Warren Perry is Lecturer-in-Residence and Senior Fellow in Legal Studies at the University of California Berkeley. He has also served as Professor of Justice Studies at San Jose’ State University. Previous appointments include Assistant Professor in Criminology, Law & Society at UC Irvine (with secondary appointments in Native American Studies, Environmental and Global Peace and Conflict Studies) and Research Fellow at the Centre de Philosophie du Droit, Louvain, Belgium. He has been a Visiting Scholar at the UC Berkeley Center for the Study of Law & Society.

He holds a J.D. from Stanford Law School and a Ph.D. in linguistics from the University of California, Berkeley.

Representative publications include Globalization Under Construction: Law, Identity, Governmentality (University of Minnesota Press 2003); Reflections on Water (MIT Press 2001) and Water, Place, and Equity (MIT Press 2008), as well as a number of writings on legal discourse and spatial governmentality.


J.D., Stanford Law School
Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley