Monday, March 4, 2013
Ruth Mason, Anthony
J. Smits Professor of Global Commerce at the University of Connecticut, has accepted a lateral offer from the University of Virginia School of Law:
Prior to joining the UConn faculty in 2006, Ruth Mason served as
Deputy Director of the International Tax Program and Executive Director
of the Graduate Tax Program at NYU School of Law. Before that, she was a
tax associate in the New York office of Willkie Farr & Gallagher.
Professor Mason received her B.A. in U.S. history from Columbia
University and her J.D. from Harvard Law School.
Professor Mason's research focuses on international and
comparative taxation. She has written on state taxation in the United
States and member state taxation in the European Union, and her recent
scholarship focuses on how tax nondiscrimination laws affect
cross-border labor mobility in common markets.