Robert Quinn

Scholars at Risk Network


Robert Quinn is the founding executive director of the Scholars at Risk Network, based at New York University.

In addition, Quinn serves on the Council of the Magna Charta Observatory, based in Bologna, Italy; the Scientific Committee of Pax Academica, an online journal on academic freedom in Africa published by CODESRIA from Dakar, Senegal; and as a fellow with the Woodrow Wilson Visiting Fellows Program in Washington, DC.

Featured Work

APR 20, 2017 Podcast

Global Ethics Forum Preview: A Conversation on Scholars at Risk with Robert Quinn

Next time on Global Ethics Forum, Scholars at Risk executive director Robert Quinn discusses how his organization is helping professors and students around the world. ...

Stephanie Sy and Robert Quinn. CREDIT: Amanda Ghanooni

FEB 13, 2017 Podcast

A Conversation with Robert Quinn on Scholars at Risk

Scholars at Risk provides temporary teaching positions and advisory services to hundreds of threatened scholars around the world. Quinn describes how its caseload has doubled ...