Center for Human Rights, Gender and Migration
Meet WashU faculty and students, and outside experts, practitioners, and policymakers working at the intersection of human rights, gender and migration issues.
May 2020 Spotlight
LEILA NADYA SADAT, JD, LLM, D.E.A.
James Carr Professor of International Criminal Law
Director of the Whitney R. Harris World Law Institute
Special Adviser on Crimes Against Humanity to the International Criminal Court Prosecutor
School of Law, Washington University in St. Louis
Meet Professor Leila Nadya Sadat, an internationally recognized authority in the fields of public international law, international criminal law, human rights, and foreign affairs. Notably, she is the Director of the Crimes Against Humanity Initiative, a ground-breaking project to write the world’s first global treaty on crimes against humanity.
“Human rights advocacy and international justice work are trying to change the way people think, which is a tall order.”
LINDSAY STARK, DrPH, MPH
Associate Professor of Social Work and Public Health
Co-Director, Center for Violence and Injury Prevention
Co-Director, International Center for Child Health and Development
Faculty Scholar, Institute for Public Health