A.B., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
J.D., University of South Carolina School of Law
Wilkins joins the faculty as a tenured associate professor of law, and teaches legal writing, torts, and other subjects. Previously, Wilkins taught legal writing, torts, feminist legal theory, and criminal law at University of Detroit Mercy School of Law. While at Detroit Mercy Law, she served as associate dean for academic affairs and received awards for her teaching and scholarship contributions.
Her scholarship has focused on the death penalty, legal storytelling, and feminist legal theory. Recently, Wilkins authored a commentary and a judicial opinion (both forthcoming in Cambridge University Press) for the national Feminist Judgments Project. Her work has been cited by federal courts and in some of the nation’s leading law reviews, including the Vanderbilt Law Review, the Northwestern University Law Review, and the Yale Journal of Law and Feminism.