Janice Bellace is the Samuel Blank Professor of Legal Studies at the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, where she has taught since 1979. She is the co-chair of the Public Review Board for the United Auto Workers International Union and a former member of the Committee of Experts of the International Labor Organization.
Bellace's research is in the area of labor and employment law and employment relations, both American and international. She is past president of the Labor and Employment Relations Association (and the Philadelphia chapter of LERA) and is president-elect of the International Society for Labour and Social Security Law. She is a former secretary of the American Bar Association's Section on Labor and Employment Law. She received her undergraduate and law degrees from Penn and her master's degree from the London School of Economics.