The Business and Human Rights Initiative at the University of Connecticut seeks to develop and support multidisciplinary and engaged research, education, and public outreach at the intersection of business and human rights.

To carry out its mission, the Initiative:


Rachel Chambers Postdoctoral Fellow in Business and Human Rights, Human Rights Institute

kathryn-r-libalKathryn Libal
Associate Professor, Social Work and Human Rights | Director, Human Rights Institute

Shareen HertelShareen Hertel
Associate Professor, Political Science and Human Rights

Glenn MitomaGlenn Mitoma
Assistant Professor, Education and Human Rights | Director, Dodd Human Rights Impact

Molly LandMolly Land
Professor, Law and Human Rights | Associate Director, Human Rights Institute

Stephen Park
Associate Professor, Business Law | Director, Business and Human Rights Initiative


erica macdonaldErica MacDonald
PhD Candidate, Political Science