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Staff, Associates & Advisory Board

Human Rights Center Staff

Kristi Rudelius-Palmer
Co-Director; Adjunct Professor of Law
David Weissbrodt
Co-Director; Regents Professor of Law
Artemis Ahmadi
Professional Development Coordinator, Humphrey Fellowship Program
Patrick Finnegan
Assistant Director for Development and Research
Marsha Freeman
Director of International Women's Rights Action Watch (IWRAW); Adjunct Professor of Law
Willa Gelvick
Assistant Director of Fellowship Programs
Natela Jordan
Education Program Director
Zehra Keye
Humphrey Fellowship Inter-Cultural Coordinator
Leah Marks
Web Coordinator of the Human Rights Library
Khoi Nguyen
Technical Coordinator
Vicky Nguyen
Office Administrator

Associates, Fellows & Interns

Selom Aboni
Fellowship Program Intern
Khary Hornsby
Director of the International and Graduate Programs
Rebecca Janke
Resource Center Associate
Brad Lerhman
Senior Fellow of Business Innovation & Human Rights
Vic Massaglia
Professional Development Advisor, Humphrey Fellowship Program
Mirela Miresan
Professional Development Advisor, Humphrey Fellowship Program
Sam Monroe
Student Intern
Todd E. Pierce
Senior Fellow
Chip Pitts
Visiting Professor
Xiaoyun Shen
Fellowship Program Intern
Kate Van Sickle
Fellowship Program Associate
Kerry Wooldridge, Jr.
Student Intern

Advisory Board

Kristi Rudelius-Palmer
Co-Director; Adjunct Professor of Law
David Weissbrodt
Co-Director; Regents Professor of Law
John Borrows
Robina Chair in Law, Public Policy and Society
Nancy Flowers
Educational Consultant
Arvonne Fraser
Former Ambassador to The UN Commission on the Status of Women
Barbara Frey
Director of the Human Rights Program in the College of Liberal Arts; Assistant Professor in the Institute for Global Studies
Jennifer Green
Associate Professor of Clinical Instruction
Oren Gross
Irving Younger Professor of Law; Director of the Institute for International Legal & Security Studies
Khary Hornsby
Director of the International and Graduate Programs
Doug Johnson
Former Director of the Center for Victims of Torture
Velma Korbel
Director of the Minneapolis Department of Civil Rights
LaJune Thomas Lange
Judge (ret.), Hennepin County District Court; President of the International Leadership Institute
Steve Meili
Professor of Clinical Instruction
Fionnuala Ní Aoláin
Professor of Law; Associate Director of the Transitional Justice Institute, University of Ulster
Ruth Okediji
Professor of Law
Paul G. Quie
Regents Professor of Pediatrics
Chris Roberts
Associate Professor of Law
Cheryl Robertson
Assistant Professor of Nursing
Kathryn A. Sikkink
Regents Professor of Political Science
Hernan Vidal
Professor of Spanish and Portuguese
Carl Warren
Professor of Clinical Instruction

Human Rights Center
University of Minnesota Law School
Mondale Hall, N-120
229 19th Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Email: humanrts@umn.edu
Phone: 612-626-0041
(Toll Free: 1-888-HREDUC8)
Fax: 612-625-2011

Human Rights Staff

Human Rights Center staff meet with University President Eric Kaler.