Program Director 
Prof. James J. Silk, Binger Clinical Professor of Human Rights, Director, Schell Center 



Charlotte Finegold, Community Human Rights Fellow, Schell Center 


Program Administrator
Prof. Hope Metcalf, Lecturer in Law, Executive Director, Schell Center



Paul Linden-Retek, PhD Candidate in the Department of Political Science, Visiting Schell Fellow

Human Rights Studies Advisory Committee

Prof. Ned Blackhawk, Professor of History and American Studies (On leave 2017-2018)

Prof. Amity Doolittle, Senior Lecturer and Research Scientist at the School of Forestry and Environmental Studies

Prof. Moira Fradinger, Associate Professor of Comparative Literature; Director of Undergraduate Studies, Comparative Literature

Prof. Crystal Feimster, Assistant Professor of African American Studies and American Studies and History

Prof. Inderpal Grewal, Professor of Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies; Chair, WGSS

Prof. Louisa Lombard, Assistant Professor of Anthropology

Prof. Alice Miller, Associate Scholar for International Human Rights, Yale Law School; Assistant Clinical Professor, School of Public Health

Prof. Samuel Moyn, Professor of Law and History, Yale Law School

Prof. Jill Richards, Assistant Professor of English and Associate Director of Undergraduate Studies

Prof. Thania Sanchez, Assistant Professor of Political Science

Prof. David Simon, Lecturer, Department of Political Science; Associate Director, Genocide Studies Program

Prof. Quan Tran, Lecturer, American Studies and Ethnicity, Race & Migration

Prof. Elisabeth Wood, Professor of Political Science and International and Area Studies (On leave Spring 2018)

Prof. Jonathan Wyrtzen, Associate Professor of of Sociology, History, and International Affairs (On leave Fall 2017)

Talya Lockman-Fine (YC '15, YLS '20), Alumni Representative 

Rayan Alsemeiry (YC '19), Student Representative