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The Scholars at Risk Network Board is responsible for the overall policy and direction of the Network. Network members are invited to nominate representatives to the Board. The Board supervises the activities of the Network officers and staff and report on these activities to the Network members and affiliates.

SAR Network Board

Jonathan Fanton (Chair)
Franklin Delano Roosevelt Visiting Fellow
Interim Director, Roosevelt House Public Policy Institute
Hunter College
Former President, MacArthur Foundation
Former President, New School University

Lloyd Axworthy
President & Vice-Chancellor
The University of Winnipeg

Jonathan Cole
John Mitchell Mason Professor of the University
Provost and Dean of Faculties, Emeritus
Columbia University

Harvey Dale
Professor, New York University School of Law
Director, National Center on Philanthropy and the Law
Former Founding President, The Atlantic Philanthropies
Former President & CEO of the Atlantic Foundation

Irving Epstein
Associate Dean of Faculty and Professor of Education Studies
Illinois Wesleyan University

Hanna Gray
President Emeritus
University of Chicago

Beth Greenwood
Director of International Programs, Law School
University of California, Davis

Thomas Keenan
Director, Human Rights Project
Associate Professor of Comparative Literature
Bard College

Robert J. Jones
President, The University at Albany
State University of New York

Gara LaMarche
Senior Fellow at NYU Wagner School of Public Service
Former President & CEO, The Atlantic Philanthropies

J. Paul Martin
Professor and Director of Human Rights Studies
Barnard College

Gilbert W. Merkx
Vice Provost for International Affairs
Duke University

Diane Michelfelder
Professor of Philosophy and former Provost
Macalester College

Judith Shapiro
President, The Teagle Foundation
President Emeritus, Barnard College

Catharine R. Stimpson
University Professor & Dean Emeritus
The Steinhardt Institute for Higher Education Policy
New York University

John Studzinski
Global Head, Blackstone Advisory Partners L.P.
The Blackstone Group

NYU Advisory Board

Catharine R. Stimpson (Chair)
University Professor & Dean Emeritus
The Steinhardt Institute for Higher Education Policy

Philip Alston
Faculty Director and Chair, Center for Human Rights and
Global Justice and John Norton Pomeroy Professor of Law

Sylvain Cappell
Professor of Mathematics and Director of Graduate Studies

Shepard Forman
Director Emeritus and Senior Fellow, Center on International

Michael Gilsenan
David B. Kriser Professor of the Humanities and Professor
of Middle Eastern Studies and Politics


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