The International Advisory Board is a consultative body composed of prominent human rights scholars and activists from around the world who support Trinity’s Human Rights Program.
Marjorie Agosín. Luella LaMer Slaner Professor in
Latin American Studies; Professor of Spanish Wellesley College; award-winning
author, poet, and human rights activist.
Christine Chinkin. Emerita Professor of International
Law and Director of the Centre on Women, Peace and Security at the London
School of Economics and Political Science; leading expert on women’s human
Donnelly. Andrew Mellon Professor, John Evans Professor, Josef Korbel School of
International Studies, University of Denver; internationally prominent human
David Forsythe. Emeritus Professor and Charles J.
Mach Distinguished Professor, University of Nebraska; recognized for his
eminent contributions to the human rights field.
Hon. Richard J. Goldstone. Former chief prosecutor of
the International Criminal Tribunals for the former Yugoslavia and Rwanda;
former justice, Constitutional Court of South Africa; recipient of numerous
international human rights awards.
Ryan Goodman. Ehrenkranz Professor of Law and
Director of the Center for Human Rights and Global Justice, NYU.
Priscilla Hayner. Co-founder, International Center
for Transitional Justice (ICTJ); leading expert on truth commissions.
Rhoda E. Howard-Hassmann. Canada Research Chair in
International Human Rights at Wilfrid Laurier University, jointly appointed to
the Department of Political Science and the Balsillie School of International
Affairs.; areas of expertise include economic rights, gay and lesbian rights,
and human rights in Africa.
Alice Miller. Senior Fellow, Thelton E. Henderson
Center for Social Justice, Berkeley Law School; activist and scholar working at
the intersection of health, sexuality, and human rights.
Amii Omara-Otunnu. UNESCO Chair in Human Rights, University
of Connecticut; advocate and scholar of human rights in Africa.
Sir Nigel Rodley. Chair, Human Rights Centre,
University of Essex, UK; professor and former UN Special Rapporteur; foremost authority
on the law of torture; knighted for his contributions to human rights and
Kathryn Sikkink. Faculty Emeritus at the University
of Minnesota, the Ryan Family Professor of Human Rights Policy at Harvard
Kennedy School, and the Carol K. Pforzheimer Professor at the Radcliffe
Institute for Advanced Study; leading human rights authority and winner of the
prestigious Grawemeyer Award for Ideas Improving World Order.
Christina Storm. Executive Director and founder,
Lawyers without Borders.
Eric Stover. Director of Human Rights Center and
Adjunct Professor of Law and Public Health, UC-Berkeley; former Executive Director
of Physicians for Human Rights; prolific writer and expert witness for
medico-legal investigations in conflict zones.
José Zalaquett Daher. Professor of Law the University of Chile. Until recently he was
co-director of the University's Human Rights Center; former president of the
Inter-American Commission on Human Rights and member of Chile’s National
Commission for Truth and Reconciliation.