Jeremiah Ho, J.D.
School of Law
B.A., University of California Los Angeles (UCLA), 2000
J.D., Whittier Law School, 2008
Professor Ho joined the faculty at Saint Louis University School of Law in 2023. Prior to SLU, Professor Ho served as associate professor with tenure at the University of Massachusetts School of Law (UMass Law). He has also served as a visiting associate professor at Washburn University School of Law and was the inaugural law teaching fellow at the Institute for Law Teaching and Learning, then co-sponsored by the law schools at Gonzaga University, Washburn University, and the University of Arkansas, Little Rock. Professor Ho is currently a member of the State Bar of California.
Professor Ho’s research focuses on topics relating to law and inequality, mostly with respect to sexuality/gender, race, and culture. In addition, he has also written extensively on legal education, methodology, and theory. Professor Ho’s articles have appeared in the Yale Journal of Law & Feminism; the Harvard Journal on Legislation; The Georgetown Law Journal Online; the Journal of Legal Education; the Utah Law Review; the Kentucky Law Journal; the American University Journal on Gender, Social Policy, and the Law; the U.C. Davis Business Law Journal; and others. As a contributor to the Humans Rights at Home Blog, Professor Ho’s shorter pieces on sexuality and race often garner mentioning by SCOTUS Blog.
Honors and Awards
Professor Ho’s work in both his scholarship and teaching has received notable recognition. His scholarship in law and sexuality has earned him a Dukeminier Award, specifically The Ezekiel Webber Prize from The Williams Institute at the UCLA School of Law—an award that recognizes the best in LGBTQIA+ scholarship published in law reviews each year. Prior to joining SLU, Professor Ho’s teaching has also garnered acknowledgment. To recognize Professor Ho’s teaching in the classroom at the University of Massachusetts School of Law, the University of Massachusetts system awarded him the Manning Prize for Excellence in Teaching, which acknowledges outstanding teaching amongst all of the UMass university campuses. At UMass Law specifically, Professor Ho was named Professor of the Year for a record six consecutive times, an award given by the law student body. And in 2014, Professor Ho was selected for inclusion in Lawyers of Color’s 50 Law Professors Under 50.