MORGANTOWN, W.Va. –
West Virginia University College of Law faculty member
Jena Martin has been named one of the top minority law professors in the
Martin, an associate professor of law, is featured in the “50 Under 50” list in the 2014 “Law School Diversity Special Issue” published this month by Lawyers of Color.
A member of the WVU Law faculty since 2009, Martin teaches courses in business organizations, international business transactions, and securities regulations. Her areas of research include the growing field of business and human rights.
Last fall, Martin organized a business and human rights conference at WVU. Supported by the United Nations Working Group on Business and Human Rights, it offered an examination of the issues and advances in the field with leading experts from around the world.
Earlier this year, Martin spoke at the Second United Nations Forum on Business and Human Rights in Geneva, Switzerland.