Summer Human Rights Fellows

The Rapoport Center will support the following JD students this summer to work with human rights organizations and inter-governmental institutions around the world. Learn more about Summer Human Rights Fellowships.

dan benowitz
World Health Organization (Geneva, Switzerland), 2017; Khmer Rouge Tribunal (Phnom Penh, Cambodia), 2016
Aaron Groth
Geography and the Environment; Berta Cáceres Human Rights Fellow (2017)
Affiliated Graduate Students
Phill Melton
Texas RioGrande Legal Aid (Laredo, Texas), 2017
Elizabeth Schmelzel
Human Rights Scholar (Spring 2018) Summer Fellow, American Gateways (2017)
WPS Editorial Committee, Human Rights Scholars,
Scott Squires
Interamerican Association for Environmental Defense (San Francisco, California), 2017; Graduate Fellow (Summer 2016)
Ricardo Velasco
Council of Sustainable Settlements of the Americas (Bogota, Colombia), 2017
Julie Wilson
Human Rights Scholar (2017-2018); Summer Fellow, Center for Human Rights and Global Justice (2017)
Human Rights Scholars (2017-2018), Summer Human Rights Fellows (2017), WPS Editorial Committee (2017-2018)
Leslie Wise
Charles Moyer Human Rights Fellow, South Texas Pro Bono Asylum Representation Project (Harlingen, Texas), 2017
David Wood
Legal Resource Centre (Accra, Ghana), 2017

Former Summer Human Rights Fellows

iman ali
Charles Moyer Human Rights Fellow, Legal Resources Centre (Cape Town, South Africa), 2016
helen kerwin
UN High Commissioner for Refugees (Mexico City), 2016; Human Rights Scholar, 2015-2016; Charles Moyer Human Rights Fellow, Inter-American Court of Human RIghts (San José, Costa Rica), 2015
Human Rights Scholars
Amy Rodriguez
Human Rights First (Houston), 2016
cristian sanchez
ACLU of Southern California (Los Angeles), 2016
Brian Watson
Bronx Defenders (New York), 2016