Chelsea Blackburn Cohen

Posted June 13, 2018

As Research Scientist / Senior Program Officer, North America, Chelsea is responsible for research related to SAR services for network member universities, colleges, and associations, with a particular focus on North America. Included in her responsibilities are services related to hosting threatened scholars, participation in advocacy activities, and workshops and events relating to the promotion of academic freedom. Prior to joining SAR, Blackburn Cohen was engaged in several research projects centered on the globalization of higher education, academic freedom, academic capitalism, critical geography and qualitative data analysis, refugee resettlement, vocational education in China, and student career development. Blackburn Cohen has a PhD in Educational Leadership and Policy Analysis and a Master of Science in Global Higher Education from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and a Bachelor of Arts in Creative Writing from Carroll University.

Title Research Scientist / Senior Program Officer, North America
In People Roles: Staff