ALEXA KOENIG is executive director of the Human Right Center. She supports the qualitative and quantitative research design of the center’s various projects and is responsible for the center's overall administration, including fundraising, communications, and outreach. Prior to her appointment, she conducted significant legal and empirical research on civil and human rights-related topics. In addition to having taught at the University of San Francisco School of Law and UC Berkeley, she has co-authored numerous articles and reports on war crimes-related issues. Koenig holds a J.D. from the University of SanFrancisco School of Law, an M.A. from UC Berkeley, and a Ph.D. in Jurisprudence and Social Policy from UC Berkeley.