Greer Donley, JD

  • Assistant Professor of Law
  • Director, Joint Degree Program in Law and Bioethics

Greer Donley is an Assistant Professor of Law and Director of the Joint Degree Program in Law and Bioethics. She was previously a fellow in the Department of Bioethics at the National Institutes of Health, where she served as an ethics consultant and conducted research on issues in genetics and examined the fair allocation of healthcare resources. She graduated Order of the Coif from the University of Michigan Law School and was Editor-in-Chief of the Michigan Journal of Gender & Law.  She also clerked for the US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. 

Professor Donley’s teaching and scholarship focus on healthcare, bioethics, and FDA law, with particular focus on reproductive rights. She has published on contraceptive equity in the Affordable Care Act, the ethics of prenatal whole genome sequencing, and regulations surrounding the consumption of pharmaceuticals by pregnant and lactating women.