international human rights

Mentors and Giants: An interview with Rhoda Howard-Hassmann

Rhoda Howard-Hassmann is Canada Research Chair in International Human Rights (Tier 1) and a Professor in the Department of Global Studies and the Balsillie School of International Affairs at Wilfrid Laurier University.  According to her bio, “she holds a Ph.D. in Sociology from McGill University (1976), and as of 1993 is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada. In 2006 she was named the first Distinguished Scholar of Human Rights by the Human Rights Section, American Political Science Association.”