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Malikeya Khantrece

Adjunct Professor of Law


School of Law


Email: Malikeya Khantrece


Professor Khantrece is a Mitigation Specialist/Investigator for the Western District of Pennsylvania, in the Capital Habeas Unit, where she works on capital habeas appeals for clients sentenced to death. She has as well worked as a prisoner’s rights advocate, poverty law advocate, and restorative justice facilitator. Professor Khantrece’s specific areas of interest are in anti-racist educational curriculum, race and the law, dismantling prison pipelines, human rights in the United States, and death penalty/prison abolition. She is currently pursuing a doctoral degree in Creative Leadership for Innovative Change in Education at the University of the Virgin Islands. 


B.A. Business Administration, Ohio Dominican University, 2011
J.D. University of Dayton School of Law, 2015
LL.M., Human Rights, Northeastern University School of Law