Allison Weiner Heinemann

Allison Weiner Heinemann
people / faculty

Allison Weiner Heinemann

Visiting Faculty
ILR Dean's Office


Allison Weiner Heinemann teaches in the Disability Studies Sequence. She holds a Ph.D. in Comparative Literature from Yale University, as well as an AB in English from Bryn Mawr College. Professor Weiner Heinemann currently teaches ILRLR 1200: Introduction to Disability Studies; ILRLR 2060: Writing Seminar in Law (disability-related topics), and ILRLR/FGSS 4035 Disability and Intersectionality. Her work focuses on disability law, intersectional approaches to disability studies, and writing pedagogy. In 2014, Professor Weiner Heinemann was awarded the MacIntyre Award for Exemplary Teaching.

Honors and Awards

  • MacIntyre Award for Exemplary Teaching, ILR School. 2014
Allison Weiner Heinemann


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