Asmara M. Tekle
Professor of Law and Associate Dean for Research & Faculty Development

Additional Information
Curriculum Vitae
SSRN
2014 - 2015 Property Syllabus
 
 
Asmara M. Tekle

Phone: (713) 313-1154
Email: atekle@tmslaw.tsu.edu
Joined the faculty in 2006.

Education:
J.D., Cornell Law School, Ithaca, NY, 2000
A.B., cum laude, Harvard College, Cambridge, MA, 1995
Biographical Information
  • Professor of Law and Associate Dean for Research & Faculty Development, Texas Southern University, Thurgood Marshall School of Law, Houston, TX (2012-Present)
  • Associate Professor, Texas Southern University, Thurgood Marshall School of Law, Houston, TX
    (2009-2012)
  • Assistant Professor of Law, Texas Southern University, Thurgood Marshall School of Law, Houston, TX
    (2006-2009)
  • Owner, Law Office of Asmara M. Tekle, PLLC, Houston, TX (2004-2006)
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Courses Taught
  • Property I
  • Property II
Select Publications
  • Lawns and the New Watershed Law, 95 MARQ. L. REV. 213 (2011) (Symposium: Changing Conceptions of Water in the Law, 2011 AALS Property and Agricultural Law Joint Sections Meeting).
  • Law and the Authoritarian Aesthetic of the American Lawn, ART LIES, Spring/Summer 2011 at 44 (available at http://www.artlies.org/article.php?id=2030&issue=68&s=0).
  • The Non-Maternal Wall and Women of Color in High Governmental Office, 35 T. MARSHALL L. REV. 169 (2010).
  • Safe: Restrictive Covenants and the Next Wave of Sex Offender Restrictions, 62 SMU L. REV. 1817 (2009).
  • In The Zone: Sex Offenders and the Ten-Percent Solutions, 94 IOWA L. REV. 607 (2009).
  • Privatizing Eminent Domain: The Delegation of a Very Public Power to Private, Non-Profit Corporations, 56 AM. U. L. REV. 455 (2007) (Lead Article).
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