Patrica L. Rosenfield

Rockefeller Archives Center


Patrica L. Rosenfield is a senior fellow at the Rockefeller Archives Center.

Previously, Rosenfield worked at Carnegie Corporation. She joined the organization in 1987 and directed its Scholars Program and chaired its program on Strengthening Human Resources in Developing Countries and International Development.

Before her work at Carnegie Corporation, Rosenfield served at the World Health Organization in Geneva, where she was responsible for a program on social and economic research on tropical diseases.

Rosenfield is the author of A World of Giving: Carnegie Corporation of New York—A Century of International Philanthropy. She is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations, and serves as a director of the Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation and trustee of Future Generations.

Featured Work

DEC 16, 2014 Podcast

The Business of Humanitarian Aid and Philanthropy: A Case Study

By using a single organization, SaveLIFE Foundation in India, as a case study, this episode of Impact explores how NGOs in emerging markets adopt business ...