Expert Resources

Human Rights Center faculty and staff serve as resources for news media covering breaking news and ongoing stories. Contact information for human rights experts is below.

 

Eric Stover headshot sqEric Stover

Faculty Director of the Human Rights Center and Adjunct Professor of Law
Phone: 510-642-0965
Email: hrc@berkeley.edu

Areas of expertise: forensic science in human rights investigations, social and medical consequences of land mines, war crimes, social reconstruction after armed conflict, health and human rights

 

Alexa Koenig headshotAlexa Koenig, J.D., Ph.D.

Executive Director of the Human Rights Center and Lecturer at Berkeley Law
Phone: 510.642.0965
Email: kalexakm@law.berkeley.edu 

Areas of expertise: Guantánamo, torture, war on terror, drones, technology and human rights, cyberlaw, war crimes

 

Kim Thuy Seelinger headshot sqKim Thuy Seelinger, J.D.

Director, Sexual Violence Program
Phone: 510-642-0965
Email: ktseelinger@berkeley.edu

Areas of expertise: sexual and gender-based violence, asylum, refugee rights, legal representation of vulnerable immigrant populations, international clinical legal education

 

Keith Hiatt headshot sqKeith Hiatt, J.D., Ph.D. candidate

Director, Human Rights and Technology Program
Phone: 510.642.0965 
Email: Keithhi@berkeley.edu

Areas of expertise: technology and human rights, housing rights, data, disability rights

 

Julie Freccero headshot sqJulie Freccero

Associate Director, Sexual Violence Program
Phone: 510.642.0953
Email: juliefreccero@berkeley.edu 

Areas of expertise: sexual and gender-based violence, safe shelters for refugees and internally displaced

 

HWeinstein headshotHarvey M. Weinstein

Senior Research Fellow at the Human Rights Center and Clinical Professor of Public Health
Email: harveyw@berkeley.edu