Manoj Mate is the Canada Research Chair in International Trade Law and a law professor at the University of Windsor Faculty of Law. Professor Mate’s interdisciplinary research and teaching centers on international trade law, constitutional law, election law, comparative constitutional law, and law and society.

Prior to joining Windsor, he was as a Visiting Professor at the University of California, Irvine School of Law, and Visiting Scholar at U.C. Irvine’s Center on Globalization, Law and Society, a Visiting Scholar at Harvard Law School’s East Asian Legal Studies program, a Visiting Associate Professor of Law at the University of California, Berkeley School of Law, and a Professor at Whittier College School of Law. Professor Mate also previously served as a Mellon Sawyer Fellow at the Center for the Study of Law and Society at Berkeley, and as a Fellow in Global Comparative Law at Berkeley Law.

His academic writings have been published or are forthcoming in leading law reviews and journals including Yale Journal of International Law, Stanford Journal of Civil Rights and Civil Liberties, Columbia Human Rights Law ReviewBerkeley Journal of International LawTulane Law ReviewNevada Law Journal, the Journal of Human Rights, and in peer-reviewed chapters in volumes published by Oxford University Press and Cambridge University Press.

Mate received his Ph.D in Political Science from UC Berkeley, where he served as a Mellon Sawyer Fellow at the Center for the Study of Law and Society, and his J.D. from Harvard Law School.  He received his B.A. in Political Science, with highest honors, from UC Berkeley, where he graduated as the Valedictorian of the Political Science class, receiving the Departmental Citation.