Defending Human Rights

Start Date

10-4-2019 10:30 AM

End Date

10-4-2019 12:00 PM


Academic Freedom, China, Human Rights, Higher Education, Censorship, Institutional Autonomy, Scholars at Risk

Author/Speaker Biographical Statement(s)

Dr. Chelsea Blackburn Cohen is Senior Program Officer, North America, for the Scholars at Risk Network in New York. In this role she is responsible for research and services related to hosting threatened scholars, participation in advocacy activities, and workshops and events relating to the promotion of academic freedom and core higher education values. She has a PhD in Educational Leadership and Policy Analysis from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.


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