Azhar Majeed

About Azhar Majeed

Azhar Majeed is FIRE’s Vice President of Policy Reform. A native of Grosse Pointe, Michigan, he received a B.A. in political science with a minor in history from the University of Michigan in 2004. He is also a 2007 graduate of the University of Michigan Law School. As an undergraduate, his academic interests included comparative constitutional law and political philosophy, particularly from the time period of the Enlightenment. During law school, Azhar represented the University of Michigan at the 2006 Tulane International Moot Court competition. Azhar was one of FIRE’s inaugural Robert H. Jackson Legal Fellows and was also a FIRE legal intern in 2005.


  • What Makes a ‘Green Light’ Computer Use Policy?, January 10, 2014

  • Why NC State’s ‘Civility Statement’ Earns a ‘Green Light’, January 3, 2014

  • Why Mississippi State’s Harassment Policy Earns a ‘Green Light’, December 27, 2013

  • Former FIRE Intern on Brandeis President’s Unfortunate Legacy, November 26, 2013

  • FIRE Reminds U. of Alabama Again About Opening Up Campus to Free Speech, October 17, 2013

  • ‘Chronicle’ Commentary Praises ‘Demers’ Decision, Protection for Academic Freedom, September 30, 2013

  • FIRE Examines Latest on OCR, University of Montana in ‘Chicago Daily Law Bulletin’, September 19, 2013

  • Writing for EFF, Creeley and Perrino Examine Students’ Online Speech Rights, July 10, 2013

  • How the ‘Blueprint’ Exacerbates the Already Problematic Abuse of ‘Harassment’ on Campus, June 13, 2013

  • How Colleges Label Protected Speech as ‘Harassment’–And Why the DOJ and ED Have Made Matters Worse, June 12, 2013