Florida State University
College of Law
Advocacy Center, Room A120D
J.D., University of Maryland School of Law, 2007
Ph.D., Harvard University, 2001
B.A., Princeton University, 1994
Dean Roig joined FSU Law in 2018 as assistant dean for academic programs. She directs and manages activities related to improving the academic success of College of Law students, and coordinates academic program oversight, registrar and academic advising efforts, as well as strategic initiatives for new programs.
Before joining FSU Law, Dean Roig practiced law at firms in Maryland and in Puerto Rico, with a focus in complex commercial litigation. She has substantial experience handling matters relating to the banking, real estate and insurance sectors. Prior to her work as an attorney, Dean Roig completed a doctoral degree and served as faculty in the Program in History and Literature at Harvard University. In that role, she researched, published and taught on topics spanning the intersection of law and the humanities and was involved in academic program development and student advising.
Dean Roig received a J.D. from the University of Maryland School of Law and served as articles editor for the Journal of Healthcare Law and Policy. She holds a Ph.D. from Harvard University and graduated summa cum laude from Princeton University, with a B.A. in Romance Languages and Literatures and Latin American Studies. She is also a former Fulbright Scholar.