Staff

Adrienne Wooster
Adrienne Wooster is the Membership and University Relations Intern for Scholars at Risk, working to establish and facilitate communication between SAR's partners in the northeastern United States and the SAR-USA national section.

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Annabelle Wilmott
As the Program Associate for the Membership and Communications teams at Scholars at Risk, Annabelle Wilmott works to build a global network of higher education institutions dedicated to protecting scholars and promoting academic freedom.

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Chelsea Blackburn Cohen
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. 

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Clare Robinson
Clare Robinson is Advocacy Director at Scholars at Risk, where she leads SAR's efforts to identify, report on and respond to attacks on higher education communities worldwide.

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Daniel Munier
As a Senior Program Officer for SAR's Advocacy team, Dan helps to oversee SAR's monitoring and reporting on attacks on higher education communities through SAR's Academic Freedom Monitoring Project, conducting case advocacy for the Scholars-in-Prison Project, and producing reports and

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Dona Lee Kelly
As Director of Development for the Scholars at Risk Network, Dona Lee is responsible for strengthening all areas of SAR’s development department and fundraising efforts including individual and institutional giving, and donor relations and communications.

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Emily Kay
Emily Kay is Program Administrator at Scholars at Risk, where she supports administration and daily operations. She also helps coordinate SAR public programming, workshops, and other activities, including the biannual SAR Global Congress.

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Jesse Levine
Jesse Levine is Senior Advocacy Officer at Scholars at Risk. Mr. Levine manages the work of SAR's  Academic Freedom Advocacy Team initiative, including the development of research and advocacy projects focusing on discrete academic freedom concerns.

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Joyce Pisarello
Joyce Pisarello is a Senior Program Officer for Membership and University Relations at Scholars at Risk. Her work involves managing network relationships, working with member institutions to promote SAR’s programming, and cultivating new institutional relationships.

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Lauren Crain
Lauren Crain is the Director of Research and Learning at Scholars at Risk, where she develops and manages public programming, workshops, trainings, publications and other activities, including the biannual SAR Global Congress.

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Leona Binz
Leona Binz is the Program Assistant for Protection Services at Scholars at Risk, where she assesses applications for placement from potentially at-risk scholars.

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Madochée Bozier
As Program Assistant for Protection Services at Scholars at Risk, Madochée assesses applications for placement from potentially at-risk scholars.

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Robert Quinn
Robert Quinn is the founding Executive Director of the Scholars at Risk Network, an independent not-for-profit corporation based at New York University.

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Rose Anderson
Rose Anderson is Director for Protection Services at Scholars at Risk, where she oversees SAR's work assessing applications from threatened scholars and seeking placements within the SAR Network.

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Sarina Rosenthal
Sarina Rosenthal is the Program Officer for Protection Services at Scholars at Risk, where she assesses applications for assistance from potentially at-risk scholars.

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