Project Team

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Project Leads

Kristina Eberbach is director and co-developer of the University Human Right Education in Myanmar project is the director of education at Columbia University’s Institute for the Study of Human Rights.

Benedict Fleming (Ben) is the project lead and co-developer of the University Human Rights Education in Myanmar program for the Institute for the Study of Human Rights at Columbia University in New York City. 

Facilitators

The facilitators for the three in-person trainings that have taken place to-date were Columbia University human rights experts at the Institute for the Study of Human Rights, Columbia Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Columbia School of International and Public Affairs and Columbia Law School. The following individuals participated in one or more of the trainings in Yangon, Myanmar. 

Elazar Barkan
Rainer Braun
Kristina Eberbach
Ben Fleming
Bassam Khawaja
JoAnn Kamuf Ward
Sarah Knuckey
Lara J. Nettelfield

Guest Lecturers

The following individuals participated as guest lecturers for the online human rights course.

George Andreopoulos
Rainer Braun
Yasmine Ergas
Christiana Grigore
Daniela Ikawa
Paul Martin
Elsa Stamatopoulous

Advisory Board Members

Elazar Barkan - Professor of International and Public Affairs, Director of SIPA's Human Rights Concentration, Director of Columbia's Institute for the Study of Human Rights

Kristina Eberbach - Project Director and co-developer, University Human Rights Education in Myanmar; Director of Education Programs, Institute for the Study of Human Rights

Benedict Fleming - Project Lead and co-developer, University Human Rights Education in Myanmar

Risa Kaufman - Executive Director of the Human Rights Institute; Lecturer-in-Law

Sarah Knuckey - Faculty co-director, Human Rights Institute; Lieff Cabraser Associate Clinical Professor of Law; Director, Human Rights Clinic

Andrew Nathan - Class of 1919 Professor of Political Science; Chair of the Board of Directors of the Institute for the Study of Human Rights

David L. Phillips - Director of the Program on Peace-building and Rights, Institute for the Study of Human Rights

Andrew Scherer - Adjunct Professor of Architecture, Planning and Preservation at Columbia University; Policy Director Impact Center for Public Interest Law, New York School of Law

 

For questions or more information, please email humanrightsed@columbia.edu