Debbie SharnakAdjunct Instructor
Debbie Sharnak is a Lecturer at Harvard University, specializing in human rights, transitional justice, and nonprofits. She has worked at various NGOs including the International Center for Transitional Justice, the New Media Advocacy Project, and Public Action Research. Debbie is currently a country specialist for Amnesty International's Southern Cone co-Group and an analyst at Freedom House. She was a Fulbright Scholar in Uruguay and has been published in Diplomacy & Statecraft, the Journal of Iberian and Latin American Studies, Foreign Policy, NACLA, Upside Down World, Latin Correspondent and has contributed chapters to various edited volumes. She holds a PhD in History from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
This course will examine US national security issues through the prism of human rights.
This course provides an introduction to the theory, the politics, and the social science of human rights and international security.
Whether you already or plan to work in the nonprofit sphere, acquire skills for tracking and measuring an organization’s impact.